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weapon

any part of an animal that is used to defend itself, to attack prey, etc., such as claws, teeth, horns, or a sting

What does it mean when you dream about a weapon?

Weapons are usually symbols of aggression, either aimed toward, or exhibited by, the dreamer. Weapons may also represent inner struggle and conflict.

weapon

[′wep·ən]
(ordnance)
An instrument of combat, either offensive or defensive, used to destroy, injure, defeat, or threaten an enemy; for example, a gun, bayonet, bomb, or missile.
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Weapon system full mission capability (FMC) objectives
autonomous weapon systems, the relevant technology must first be
The Cyber Command and Control Mission System (C3MS) weapon system enables the Air Force mission by synchronizing the service's other cyber weapon systems to produce operational-level effects in support of combatant commanders worldwide.
They should be able to accurately fire and maintain each of the weapon systems their counterparts will be carrying.
8) In each of these weapons systems, the GAO found that because the government lacked technical data rights, it in competitively acquiring additional weapons systems, in acquiring needed spare parts, and in performing maintenance on these weapon systems.
Lt Koop, a weapon systems officer in the F/A-18F Super Hornet, is VFA-103's Public Affairs Officer.
Since the first formal TCG to support the F-4 was created in 1976, the program has expanded to encompass a variety of major weapon systems.
Lockheed Martin has been selected as one of two contractors to develop a follow on weapon system to the Shoulder-Launched Multi-purpose Assault Weapon (SMAW) for the US Marine Corps.
There is a dynamic juxtaposition of the increasing need for improved, technically advanced weapon systems and the shrinking ability of the domestic U.
The agreement covers production, testing, installation and life-cycle support for Aegis Weapon Systems that will be deployed aboard all four F-l00-class frigates.
BAE SYSTEMS designs, manufactures and supports military aircraft, surface ships, submarines, space systems, radar, avionics, communications, electronics, guided weapon systems and a range of other defense products.
It is the weapon systems that contain the warfighting capability of military forces.

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