From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
|Look up echolocation in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.|
Echolocation is the use of "sound" as a form of navigation
- Acoustic location, the general use of sound to locate objects
- Animal echolocation, non-human animals emitting sound waves and listening to the echo in order to locate objects or navigate
- Human echolocation, the use of sound by people to navigate
- Sonar (sound navigation and ranging), the use of sound on water or underwater, to navigate or to locate other watercraft, usually by submarines
- Echo sounding, listening to the echo of sound pulses to measure the distance to the bottom of the sea, a special case of Sonar
- Medical ultrasonography, the use of ultrasound echoes to look inside the body
- Echolocation (album), a 2001 album by Fruit Bats
- Echolocation (Rock Band from UK), an English rock band from Leicester UK
- Radar, locating objects by detecting the echo of emitted radio waves
- Time to Echolocate, a 2005 album by The Ebb and Flow
|This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Echolocation.
If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.