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limpet minenoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US limpet)
a ​type of ​bomb that is ​attached to what it is ​intended to ​destroy
(Definition of limpet mine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “limpet mine”
in Chinese (Simplified) 吸附雷(固定在目标上引爆的炸弹)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吸附雷(固定在目標上引爆的炸彈)…
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