listening station


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listening station

[′lis·ən·iŋ ‚stā·shən]
(engineering)
A radio or radar receiving station that is continuously manned for various purposes, such as for radio direction finding or for gaining information about enemy electronic devices.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The search for the 47-year-old Islamic State leader also involves MI6, UK listening station GCHQ and the American National Security Agency.
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While they visit, visitors can grab a book to read off one of our many bookshelves, or even plug into a listening station and enjoy an audiobook."
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