laser-guided bomb

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n laser-guided bomb a smart bomb that seeks the laser light reflected off of the target and uses it to correct its descent "laser-guided bombs cannot be used in cloudy weather"
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Usage


In news:

A GBU-28 " Bunker Buster " laser-guided bomb weighs roughly 5,000 pounds.
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In science:

Follow the laser beams to the Normandy room session or onto a front-page New York Times article about American snipers in Iraq:11 In an age of satellite-guided bombs dropped at featureless targets from 30,000 feet, Army snipers can see the expression on a man’s face when the bullet hits.
Physics Education Research: Or it's so hard to find good help these days
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