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asdic


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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  asdic 
  n  :  an  instrument  that  sends  out  an  acoustic  pulse  in  water  and 
  measures  distances  in  terms  of  the  time  for  the  echo  of 
  the  pulse  to  return  (sonar  is  SOund  NAvigation  Ranging; 
  asdic  is  Anti-Submarine  Detection  Investigation 
  Committee)  [syn:  {sonar},  {echo  sounder}] 




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