radar echo

i. The electromagnetic energy received after reflection from an object. Also called a radar return. See echo.
ii. The deflection or change of intensity produced by a radar echo on a cathode-ray tube display. It is a display of reflected radar energy from an object on a radar display. Also called a radar return.

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  • radar echo — radijo aidas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Radiolokacinio atspindžio sukeltas nukrypimas ar intensyvumo pakitimas elektroniniame ekrane. atitikmenys: angl. radar echo pranc. écho radar ryšiai: sinonimas – radiolokacinis atspindys …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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  • echo intensity — The brightness or brilliance of a radar echo as displayed on an intensity indicated modulator. Echo intensity is, within certain limits, proportional to the voltage of the target signal or to the square root of its power. Bigger targets will have …   Aviation dictionary

  • écho radar — radijo aidas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Elektromagnetinė energija, kuri atsispindėjusi nuo kokio nors objekto sugrįžta atgal. atitikmenys: angl. radar echo; radar return pranc. écho radar ryšiai: sinonimas – radiolokacinis atspindys …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • écho radar — radijo aidas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Radiolokacinio atspindžio sukeltas nukrypimas ar intensyvumo pakitimas elektroniniame ekrane. atitikmenys: angl. radar echo pranc. écho radar ryšiai: sinonimas – radiolokacinis atspindys …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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