from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A radio network that provides aircraft with complete information on bearings. Also called omnidirectional radio range.
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- n. a navigational system consisting of a network of radio beacons that provide aircraft with information about exact position and bearing
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As a result, a VHF omnirange (VOR) transmitter was installed at the St. John's airport.