elint

/el"int, i lint"/, n.
1. the gathering of military or other intelligence through the monitoring of electronic signals other than voice communications, as satellite transmissions, rocket telemetry, and radar.
2. sigint. Also Elint, ELINT Cf. comint, humint, sigint.
[1965-70; el(ectronic) int(elligence)]

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