guidance device

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Noun1.guidance device - a system of equipment for automatically guiding the path of a vehicle (especially a missile)
guided missile - a rocket-propelled missile whose path can be controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal homing devices
JDAM, Joint Direct Attack Munition - a pinpoint bomb guidance device that can be strapped to a gravity bomb thus converting dumb bombs into smart bombs
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
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CairnSurgical, a Dartmouth spinoff, is developing an MRI-derived surgical guidance device, the Breast Cancer Locator, to improve the accuracy of breast-conserving surgery.
TDCP Multan officials said that every racing vehicle would have guidance device fitted inside to guide the racer regarding the route.
- US-based surgical guidance device developer Clear Guide Medical has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration to market its innovative CT-Ultrasound fusion and image guidance system, the Clear Guide Scenergy, the company said.
The Javelin has an automatic guidance device allowing it to home in and destroy targets.
This paper describes the first multi-centre performance of a [] based guidance device, Navigator[TM], in the task of guiding the circulation for postoperative open heart surgery patients.
He also had a "hitman's tool kit" - a silencer and a red dot laser guidance device.
Consequently, use of a guidance device may impose additional demands that could offset the benefits of assisted navigation.
This year's project includes maintenance work on the wheel bearings, hydraulic cylinders, main motors, cable wheels, and station entrance and exit guidance devices.

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