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A fixed radio transmitter that broadcasts distinctive signals as a navigational aid.
(Telecommunications) a fixed radio transmitting station that broadcasts a characteristic signal by means of which a vessel or aircraft can determine its bearing or position. Sometimes shortened to: beacon
a transmitter that sends out a distinctive signal as a navigational aid for ships and aircraft.
A radio transmitter which emits a distinctive or characteristic signal used for the determination of bearings, courses, or location.
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|Noun||1.||radio beacon - a characteristic signal emitted by a transmitter used for navigation|
|2.||radio beacon - a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for navigational purposes|
radio station - station for the production and transmission of AM or FM radio broadcasts