Definition of guidance in English:


Line breaks: guid¦ance
Pronunciation: /ˈgʌɪd(ə)ns


[mass noun]
  • 2The directing of the motion or position of something, especially an aircraft, spacecraft, or missile: [as modifier]: a laser guidance system
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    • The newer system uses a much smaller missile with an infrared terminal guidance system.
    • It is thought that some kind of guidance system will have to be devised if a helicopter is tried again.
    • In this chapter, we deal with axon guidance in the central and peripheral nervous system.

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