guided missile

noun
an aerial missile, as a rocket, steered during its flight by radio signals, clockwork controls, etc.

Origin:
1940–45

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guided missile
 
n
command guidance field guidance homing guidance inertial guidance See also terrestrial guidance a missile, esp one that is rocket-propelled, having a flight path controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal preset or self-actuating homing devices

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Example sentences
Modern guided missile already possible carry with war head of hydrogen bomb and
  atomic bomb.
Then, it launches a laser-guided missile that disintegrates the car in a
  display of impressively powerful violence.
Clever phrasing of a question can steer an answer as certain as a guided
  missile.
Naval strategy is outdated by aircraft-launched guided missile technology.
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