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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Determining where something is by measuring the time it takes for sound waves to reflect and return from it.

Usage examples (37)
  • Bats use a process called echolocation to locate and catch prey.
  • This is called echolocation, and we should not be surprised that bats have such large ears in relation to their overall size.
  • Human echolocation is not really new.
  • Unless they have some kind of echolocation mechanism. " for more
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