Words nearby short-range
Origin of short-range
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On February 28, North Korea fired four short-range missiles into the East Sea, better known as the Sea of Japan.The Ominous Meaning of North Korea’s Missile Launches|Gordon G. Chang|February 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What is basically being attempted is a ballistic, sub-orbital flight, like a ride atop a short-range missile.Branson’s Galactic Obstacles: Tom Bower Puts a Damper on Virgin’s Space Flight Dreams|Clive Irving|January 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A short-range rocket was fired Thursday early in the morning from Gaza into the Israeli city of Sderot.Obama Meets Palestine’s Abbas in the Wild Wild West Bank|Eli Lake|March 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Americans decided not to push explicitly for removal of the short-range missiles.
There were also dozens of short-range nuclear missiles in Cuba.
Five of the patrol boats are of the modern Soviet Osa class and carry a short-range surface-to-surface missile.Area Handbook for Romania|Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
But the waiting marksmen fired at it with short-range heat projectors and exploded it harmlessly while it was still above them.
In long-range—or, for the matter of that, short-range—bombardments of the Flanders littoral by warships I placed no trust.Experiences of a Dug-out, 1914-1918|Sir Stanley Maude
Some units are equipped with short-range missiles and unguided rockets.Area Handbook for Bulgaria|Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
The Commissioner had the short-range communicator on when they came hurrying back to the control room together.Legacy|James H Schmitz