marine mine definition

  • noun:
    • A military explosive product made to be put on or underneath the surface of a body of water, and to explode when vessels go close by or are exposed to it. Its purpose is destroy adversary ships or reject dangerous naval causes usage of certain areas associated with ocean, often nearby the shoreline. Also known as underwater my own and floating mine, and previously described as a torpedo (See torpedo{2} (a)).
    • an explosive my own designed to destroy ships that bump engrossed

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