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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes adj. - Designed for defense from a surface position against air attack.

Usage examples (29)
  • We need military help, especially antiaircraft defense.
  • Initially, the drones were used for antiaircraft target practice.
  • Dan (Knuckles) Shipley described antiaircraft fire on a night mission.
  • "The sheer volume of antiaircraft fire and surface-to-air missiles fire." for more
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