- rocket launcher
- rocket launchersN-COUNTA rocket launcher is a device that can be carried by soldiers and used for firing rockets.
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rocket launcher — n. any of various devices that launch rockets; specif., a) a rocket launching device on a truck or tanklike vehicle, or the vehicle itself b) a rocket launching device on a ship, airplane, etc. c) a portable rocket launching weapon, as a bazooka … English World dictionary
Rocket launcher — For other uses, see Rocket launcher (disambiguation). Shoulder launched weapons avoid the problem of recoil by directing all exhaust out the rear of the launch tube (Swedish AT4) … Wikipedia
rocket launcher — noun armament in the form of a device capable of launching a rocket • Syn: ↑launcher • Derivationally related forms: ↑launch (for: ↑launcher) • Hypernyms: ↑armament … Useful english dictionary
rocket launcher — missile launcher, device that is carried on a vehicle and can launch rockets or missiles … English contemporary dictionary
rocket launcher — noun a) a hand held tube like device for launching a rocket propelled explosive device (missile) b) a truck for carrying and launching a missile … Wiktionary
rocket launcher — Mil. 1. a tube attached to a weapon for the launching of rockets. 2. a vehicle equipped with many such tubes for the simultaneous firing of rockets. [1940 45] * * * … Universalium
rocket launcher — noun (C) a weapon like a tube used for firing military rockets into the air … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
rocket-launcher — /ˈrɒkət lɔntʃə/ (say rokuht lawnchuh) noun a cylindrical weapon used by infantrymen to fire rockets capable of penetrating several centimetres of armour plate … Australian English dictionary
Pinaka Multi Barrel Rocket Launcher — Infobox Weapon name= Pinaka caption= Pinaka multi barrel rocket launcher origin= flagcountry|India type= Rocket artillery is ranged= yes is bladed= is explosive= is artillery= yes is vehicle= yes is missile= yes is UK= service= used by=Indian… … Wikipedia
Katyusha rocket launcher — Infobox Weapon name= Katyusha caption= BM 13 launcher based on a ZiS 6 truck, Museum of the Great Patriotic War, Kiev, Ukraine origin= Soviet Union type= Multiple rocket launcher service= 1939– used by= Soviet Union, Russian Federation, and… … Wikipedia