/ (ˌæntɪˌsʌbməˈriːn) /
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(of weapons, missiles, etc) designed to combat or destroy submarines
(of warfare, tactics, etc) against submarines
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for antisubmarine
Antisubmarine warfare (ASW) has not stagnated, but it shows signs of disarray.Tomorrow’s Stealthy Subs Could Sink America’s Navy|Bill Sweetman|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Depth-charges are stated to be the most effective antisubmarine weapons.Our Navy in the War|Lawrence Perry