naval mine

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naval mine

[′nā·vəl ‚mīn]
(ordnance)
An item designed to be located under water and exploded by means of propeller vibration, magnetic attraction, contact, or remote control.
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This unjust demand is described in terms of Moriz's military technology, the seamines. His powerful masculine sphere of engineering and war is set against the weaker feminine sphere of her writing and loving concern for the family.
The Melara Club has it all available, from seamines to guns, ammunition to diving suits, radar to communications equipment.