friend or foe


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friend or foe

a friend or an enemy. I can't tell whether Jim is friend or foe. "Who goes there? Friend or foe?" asked the sentry.
See also: friend
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cried Korak, turning toward Baynes, who had scarce yet realized whether he was facing a friend or foe.
One of the combatants was disposed of, but whether friend or foe Wolfert could not tell, nor whether they might not both be foes.
Carthoris, knowing not whether the craft might be friend or foe of Dusar, gave no sign that he had seen, but turned his eyes in another direction, leaving the matter to the Dusarian who stood watch with him.
Quickly the man seized the control and the ship dropped rapidly behind a low range of intervening hills, for well Turan knew that they must not be seen until they could discover whether friend or foe inhabited the strange city.
You must indeed have forgotten yourself to thus attack a stranger upon our island until you know whether he be friend or foe.
No friend or foe has entered the house, but Smythe is gone, as if stolen by the fairies.
Telephonics Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF) announced today that it has received a contract award from the Boeing Company (Seattle, Washington) for the AN/UPX-40(V) Mark XIIA Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) interrogator subsystem for the U.
Based on the inherit conflict of Friend or Foe, which pairs total strangers together to earn money by answering questions correctly and then having to decide in the final round how they want to split the money, producers were able to capture the poignant and often hilarious moments after the show by keeping the cameras rolling.
for the AN/UPX-40 Mark XIIA/Mode S Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) common module interrogator.
Non-visible light emission, also known as near infrared (NIR), helps armed forces with Identification, Friend or Foe (IFF).
Navy and Army procurement intended to replace existing Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) transponders with a modern, next generation system for military ships, aircraft and helicopter platform applications.
The AIMS antenna group is comprised of an antenna, antenna position programmer and a below-deck control unit used to locate and identify aircraft as friend or foe.
6 million contract to provide Advanced Identification Friend or Foe (AIFF) equipment for the Air Force's F-16C "Fighting Falcon" aircraft.
Dennis Sunshine, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Bruce Reissman, Chief Operating Officer commented, "This order for additional Data Entry Display Devices demonstrates our continuing ability to provide quality and reliable hardware that support the latest generation of Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) systems.
BAE SYSTEMS North America announced its Advanced Systems business recently received $40 million in two new Identification Friend or Foe systems contracts.