radio position finding

radio position finding

[′rād·ē·ō pə′zish·ən ‚fīnd·iŋ]
(engineering)
Process of locating a radio transmitter by plotting the intersection of its azimuth as determined by two or more radio direction finders.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.