pinger definition

  • noun:
    • a computer device used underwater to make pulses of sound, in terms of an echo sounder.
    • A device that gives off a brief, high-pitched noise bust (for example. goes, "ping!") like in sonar or other echo area systems.
    • A device that periodically gives off an indication that can be checked to allow movement tracking.
    • a pc program that directs a ping message over a network.
    • a person of a ping system; one that pings.
    • a pulse generator utilized for echo sounding in sonar

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