Definition of deconflict in English:

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deconflict

Pronunciation: /ˌdēkənˈflikt/

verb

[with object] Military
Reduce the risk of collision between (aircraft, airborne weaponry, etc.) in an area by coordinating their movements.
Example sentences
  • No longer satisfied merely to deconflict the activities of the several services, we now seek joint interdependence.
  • The platoon deconflicts airspace during flight in the air traffic control chat room.
  • The FCB is responsible for coordinating, integrating, and deconflicting the efforts of all components within the functional area.

Derivatives

deconfliction

noun
Example sentences
  • There is a finite amount of time you can spend on other flight-related tasks without verifying flight-path deconfliction between your aircraft and the ground or other aircraft.
  • The various airspaces required by the heavy-lift vehicle, the delivery vehicles, and the airdrop cargo itself all require deconfliction with other airspace users.
  • The main purposes were FP, information vetting and sharing, joint targeting in support of operations, and source deconfliction.

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Syllabification: de·con·flict

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