Definition of monopulse in English:

monopulse

Syllabification: mon·o·pulse
Pronunciation: /ˈmänəˌpəls
 
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adjective

  • Denoting a system of radar in which the angular location of a target is determined by comparison of two or more simultaneously received signals.
    More example sentences
    • The radar uses monopulse tracking mode during the spiral descent.
    • The system uses a masthead antenna array with omnidirectional and monopulse directional antennae and a separate periscope warning antenna.
    • The radars provide 360° scanning with simultaneous target tracking, clutter suppression, search on the move capability and monopulse tracking mode.

noun

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  • A monopulse radar system or installation.

Origin

late 1950s: from mono, 'one' + pulse.

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