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ballistic missile

noun [C] uk   us  
a missile (= flying weapon) that has power in order to direct it on its flight, but that continues and falls towards its target without power
Translations of “ballistic missile”
in Spanish misil balístico…
in French engin balistique…
in German ferngelenktes Raketengeschoß…
in Chinese (Traditional) 彈道導彈…
in Chinese (Simplified) 弹道导弹…
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