heat-seeking Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “heat-seeking” in the English Dictionary

"heat-seeking" in British English

See all translations

heat-seekingadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈhiːtˌsiː.kɪŋ/
A heat-seeking ​weapon can ​direct itself towards something ​hot, ​especially the ​hotengine of an ​aircraft: heat-seeking missiles
(Definition of heat-seeking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “heat-seeking”
in Chinese (Simplified) (武器)跟踪热源的,热自导引的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (武器)跟蹤熱源的,熱自導引的…
What is the pronunciation of heat-seeking?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
faith school

a school that is financially supported by a particular religious group, usually for children from that religion

Word of the Day