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cruise missilenoun [C]

uk   /ˌkruːz ˈmɪs.aɪl/ us   /ˌkruːz ˈmɪs.əl/
a missile (= flying weapon) that can be directed by a computer during its flight and that sometimes carries nuclear explosives
(Definition of cruise missile from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cruise missile”
in Chinese (Simplified) 巡航导弹…
in Turkish kruz füzesi, nükleer başlık taşıyan füze…
in Russian крылатая ракета…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巡航導彈…
in Polish pocisk manewrujący…
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