aerial-mine

aerial mine

noun
1.
Military. a mine designed to be dropped from the air into water.
2.
a bomb or land mine designed to be dropped by parachute.

Origin:
1905–10

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To aerial-mine
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: aerial-ladder
Next Definition: aerial-mosaic
Words Near: aerial-mine
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for aerial-mine
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing aerial-mine
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature