aerial mine


noun

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

Nearby words

  1. aerenchyma,
  2. aeri-,
  3. aeria,
  4. aerial,
  5. aerial ladder,
  6. aerial perspective,
  7. aerial photograph,
  8. aerial pingpong,
  9. aerial railway,
  10. aerial root

Origin of aerial mine

First recorded in 1905–10

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