HyperDic: guided_missile

English > 1 sense of the expression guided missile:
NOUNartifactguided missilea rocket-propelled missile whose path can be controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal homing devices
English > guided missile: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA rocket-propelled missile whose path can be controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal homing devices.
Partsguidance system, guidance deviceA system of equipment for automatically guiding the path of a vehicle (especially a missile)
homing deviceThe mechanism in a guided missile that guides it toward its objective
warhead, payload, loadThe front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents
NarrowerExocetA guided missile developed by the French government for use against ships
antiballistic missile, ABMA defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles
buzz bomb, robot bomb, flying bomb, doodlebug, V-1A small jet-propelled winged missile that carries a bomb
space probeA rocket-propelled guided missile that can escape the earth's atmosphere
surface-to-air missile, SAMA guided missile fired from land or shipboard against an airborne target
BroadermissileA rocket carrying a warhead of conventional or nuclear explosives
Spanishmisil teledirigido
Catalanmíssil teledirigit

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