A place equipped to transmit radio waves. Such a station may be either stationary or mobile, and may also be provided with a radio receiver.
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IHO Hydrographic Dictionary, English
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In British terminology, also called 'w/t station'. The transmission of a radio station may serve to provide mariners with a line of position (IHO Chart Specifications, M-4). The feature 'radio station' is used to encode the point of transmission of the signal.
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Standardize Item Name. Amend definition. Add definition source, reference and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references. Add distinctions. Amend remark.
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