Related formsmine·sweep·ing, noun
Examples from the Web for minesweeper
A few seconds later another bomb fell close to a minesweeper and a fragment gashed the decks but did not penetrate them.
It may be apropos to say here that the smaller class of minesweeper is usually blown to pieces if she touches a mine.
Minesweeper Lingfield to take off surplus steaming parties of block ships, which had 100 miles to steam.The Boy Allies with the Victorious Fleets|Robert L. Drake