BALISE

Etymology

Noun

balise (plural balises)

(European Train Control System) An electronic beacon or transponder placed between the rails of a railway.

Hypernyms

• transponder

Hyponyms

• Eurobalise

• infill balise

• virtual balise

Anagrams

• Bailes, Blaise, Isabel, abseil

Source: Wiktionary



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