antisubmarine

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antisubmarine

[¦an·tē‚səb·mə′rēn]
(ordnance)
Descriptive of equipment, mines, or missiles designed to attack or destroy submarines.
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Showell, a naval historian and author of several other books on U-boat operations, takes a chronological look at the submarine and its history from World War I and II to the modern German Navy, including weapon systems, anti-submarine weapons, and builders.
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50 calibre guns fore and aft made up the main armament, and she boasted state-of-the-art radar and sonar and the latest in anti-submarine weapons, including triple-barrelled limbo mortars and homing torpedoes.
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