echo sounding

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Noun1.echo sounding - determining the location of something by measuring the time it takes for an echo to return from it
localization, locating, localisation, location, fix - a determination of the place where something is; "he got a good fix on the target"
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The team admit they recorded echosounding contacts they could not explain.
We have gaps in echosounding measurements as wide as New Jersey," said Smith.
Sweden) begins with a discussion of echosounding and bathymetric map construction, the means of generating morphometric data, and defines lake morphometric parameters.