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heat-seeking

adj
1. (General Physics) (of a detecting device) able to detect sources of infrared radiation: a heat-seeking camera.
2. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) (of a missile) able to detect and follow a source of heat, as from an aircraft engine: a heat-seeking missile.
heat seeker n
Translations

heat-seeking

[ˈhiːtˌsiːkɪŋ] ADJ [missile] → termodirigido

heat-seeking

[ˈhiːtˌsiːkɪŋ] adj (missile) → termoguidato/a
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A MISSING lynx is being hunted by a heat-seeking drone - as zoo chiefs revealed her brother is pining for her to return.
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Trident is a total waste of money as submarines are capable of being tracked by underwater drones and/or airborne heat-seeking aircraft.
Russia's latest military helicopter model will include active defense systems to deflect all existing heat-seeking missiles and circular-view radar, according to Russia state media reports.
Scientists and military experts working in the de facto ISIL capital of Raqqa, Syria, have found a way to make thermal batteries for heat-seeking surface-to-air missiles.
Sky News said it shows scientists are training jihadists to make surface-to-air missiles and they can make heat-seeking missiles.
The pistols are new heat-seeking devices known as infrared detectors that sound a signal in the presence of a flame, ember or other abnormal heat source.
ISIL claimed yesterday it shut down the Jordanian F-16 with a heat-seeking missile and captured the pilot.
RAF spotter planes with heat-seeking cameras have joined the hunt for missing schoolgirl Alice Gross.
We don't have confirmation that Hamas has launched heat-seeking anti-aircraft missiles during the current conflict, or that Hamas has access to the type of anti-aircraft missiles like those we saw brought down the Malaysian aircraft in Ukraine," a State Department spokeswoman said.
The heat-seeking detector, which is coupled to an infrared imaging microscope, allowed the team to detect the earliest stages of the malaria parasite in a single red blood cell, while infrared signature from the fatty acids of the parasites enabled the scientists to detect the parasite at an earlier stage, and crucially determine the number of parasites in a blood smear.
POLICE netted cannabis worth PS10,000 after using heat-seeking cameras to show up growing equipment in an upstairs bedroom in Solihull.