claymore mine(redirected from M18A1 Claymore Antipersonnel Mine)
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A lens-shaped, ground-emplaced antipersonnel mine whose blast is focused in the direction of the oncoming enemy.
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an antipersonnel mine designed to produce a fan-shaped pattern of fragments.
[1965–70; perhaps after claymore]
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|Noun||1.||claymore mine - an antipersonnel land mine whose blast is aimed at the oncoming enemy|
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