Meaning of “minesweeper” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “minesweeper” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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minesweepernoun [ C ]

us /ˈmɑɪnˌswi·pər/

a ship that is used to discover and remove mines (= small powerful bombs) that are under water

(Definition of “minesweeper” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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