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cruise missile

noun [C] uk   us  
a missile (= flying weapon) that can be directed by a computer during its flight and that sometimes carries nuclear explosives
Translations of “cruise missile”
in Chinese (Traditional) 巡航導彈…
in Russian крылатая ракета…
in Turkish kruz füzesi, nükleer başlık taşıyan füze…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巡航导弹…
in Polish pocisk manewrujący…
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