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addaword.gifdefinition of annunciator

noun
(also annunciator panel)
a row of lights which give information about the status of how a machine is working or not working. For example on a plane, the annunciator panel gives information about the different subsystems (hydraulics, engine, fuel level etc)
Do not assume that the aircraft is at a waypoint merely because the alert annunciator so indicates. Cross-check by reading present position.
Submitted by: Raimundo Alves from Brazil on 14/05/2013 15:03:00
Definition of annunciator from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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