RTLT

noun
the elapsed time it takes for a signal to travel from Earth to a spacecraft (or other body) and back to the starting point
Hypernyms: ↑elapsed time

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • elapsed time — noun the time that elapses while some event is occurring • Hypernyms: ↑time period, ↑period of time, ↑period • Hyponyms: ↑one way light time, ↑OWLT, ↑round trip light time, ↑RTLT * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • round-trip light time — noun the elapsed time it takes for a signal to travel from Earth to a spacecraft (or other body) and back to the starting point • Syn: ↑RTLT • Hypernyms: ↑elapsed time …   Useful english dictionary

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