anti-aircraft


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anti-aircraft

(ˌæntɪˈɛəkrɑːft)
n
(Military) (modifier) of or relating to defence against aircraft attack: anti-aircraft batteries.
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Translations

anti-aircraft

[ˈæntɪˈɛəkrɑːft] ADJ [gun] → antiaéreo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

anti-aircraft

[ˈæntɪˈɛəkrɑːft] adj (gun) → contraereo/a, antiaereo/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

anti-aircraft

(ӕntiˈeəkraːft) adjective
used against enemy aircraft. anti-aircraft defences.
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References in classic literature ?
The book is weak on anti-aircraft guns, for example, and still more negligent of submarines.
Combat groups of the anti-aircraft missile systems of military formations and units have discovered the targets of the imaginary enemy and successfully fulfilled the tasks of their practical destruction.
Combat crews of S-125 anti-aircraft missile systems of military formations and units have discovered the targets of the imaginary enemy and successfully fulfilled the tasks of their practical destruction.
Terrorist organizations receive a financial and military support from the Turkish regime and Western states as recently they have received more advanced anti-aircraft weapons and anti-armor missiles.
"Earlier today -Monday-, a Syrian anti-aircraft system fired at an IDF aircraft as it was carrying out a routine flight in Israel.
The anti-aircraft ammunition - 18 rounds of 30mm calibre - was recovered from Soomro Street of the posh Islamabad suburb.
BEIRUT: Shrapnel from Syrian anti-aircraft missiles was discovered Monday in Zahle, following overnight Israeli airstrikes.
"More needs to be done to regulate drones in this country because to my mind, they can be considered as dangerous as anti-aircraft weapons."
DUBAI: The UAE armed forces' anti-aircraft defense unit has intercepted an Iranian Qassef-1 drone loaded with explosives aimed at Yemeni forces, state news agency WAM reported.
China became the first foreign client for these anti-aircraft systems.
In a video released on Friday, Taiwan's Air Force announced that it will upgrade all of its IDF A and B models in its Third Wing to IDF C and D models, which will enhance aircraft management as well as strengthen air defense and anti-aircraft warfare capabilities to improve overall operational efficiency of the the fighters.