smart bomb

smart bomb

noun Military Slang.
a steerable air-to-surface bomb that is guided to its target by television or a laser beam.

Origin:
1970–75

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smart bomb

noun
a bomb that can be guided (by a laser beam or radio) to its target; "smart bombs have revolutionized aerial bombardment" [ant: dumb bomb
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