armor-piercing tracer

armor-piercing tracer

[′är·mər ¦pirs·iŋ ′trā·sər]
(ordnance)
An armor-piercing projectile fitted with a tracer for spotting.
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Army special warfare units are considering buying a new type of armor-piercing tracer ammunition that makes it possible for sharpshooters--using night-vision rifle sights--to fire their weapons at night and not be dazzled by the muzzle flash.
7 mm) SLAP in both armor-piercing (XM903) and armor-piercing tracer (XM962) are nearing standardization by the US Marine Corps.