skip distance

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the shortest distance that permits radio signals (of a given frequency) to travel from the transmitter to the receiver by reflection from the ionosphere

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Suppose that skip distance is set to 1 and the OCR engine misrecognizes 'ACID' as 'ACIR.
The skip distance is still 1, because no mismatched characters have been skipped so far.