SINS


SINS
/sinz/, n.
a gyroscopic device indicating the exact speed and position of a vessel, as indicated by differences in positions over a given period on a given course, as well as the direction of true north.
[s(hip's) i(nertial) n(avigation) s(ystem)]

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