countermine


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Synonyms for countermine

(military) a tunnel dug to defeat similar activities by the enemy

destroy property or hinder normal operations

destroy enemy mines with one's own mines

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A third environment pitfall is that individual consistency in the work of the mine layer trains the countermine student in those specific consistencies.
5-ton vehicle designed to provide transport, countermine and light assault support for the Future Force war fighter.
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Additionally, the Administration will soon solicit international support for a worldwide ban on the sale or export of all persistent mines, with exceptions only for training deminers or countermine personnel, improving countermine capabilities, and the like.
Meanwhile, Det 1 was busy providing vital AMCM countermine protection to coalition ships operating in the eastern Mediterranean Sea and Suez Canal approaches.
Paul Elmer More prompted Russell Kirk to this conclusion in The Conservative Mind: "Nothing else in American letters, for union of constancy with power of execution, equals More's intricate countermine to radical naturalism in philosophy.
We are really pleased with their support and the way EUREKA has worked for us," says Lars Nylin, managing director of Countermine Engineering Ab, the Swedish company that led the project.
38} If South Channel Fort could not be silenced by gunfire or taken by assault, or if an attempt by ships' boats to grapple for and destroy mine cables was unsuccessful, then after dark the countermine launches would attempt to blast a buoyed channel through the minefield by laying and exploding charges.
Headlining tonight is Countermine, feisty teenagers from a village near Bath signed to London Records.
AFTER another English invasion, Countermine have a single vision of how they plan to take Ireland by storm.
During the Gulf War, the cruiser USS Princeton and a countermine task force flagship, the USS Tripoli, were both damaged by mines.
When you come down to a tactical level for our littoral combat ships, we're working to deploy LCS with a blend of MH-60 manned and MQ-8 Fire Scout unmanned assets to best provide countermine, surface warfare and anti-submarine warfare capabilities.
com)-- Defense Strategies Institute 2nd Annual EOD/IED & Countermine Symposium scheduled for July 22 & 23, in Alexandria, VA will highlight the latest in EOD, CIED and Countermine Technology.
Its particular speciality in the development and supply of specialised countermine and combat engineer equipment for armoured fighting vehicles sees its products used in challenging environments across the world.