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ICBM

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noun \ˌī-ˌsē-(ˌ)bē-ˈem\

Simple Definition of ICBM

  • : a type of missile that can fly from one continent to another

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ICBM

plural ICBM's or ICBMs play \-ˈemz\

  1. :  an intercontinental ballistic missile

1955

First Known Use of icbm

1955


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