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(Astronautics) the guidance of a spacecraft or missile by reference to the position of one or more celestial bodies
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The guidance of a missile or other vehicle by reference to celestial bodies.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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|Noun||1.||celestial guidance - a method of controlling the flight of a missile or spacecraft by reference to the positions of celestial bodies|
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