multiple independently targeted reentry vehicle
1967, in the meaning defined above
1968, in the meaning defined at transitive sense
“MIRV.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/MIRV. Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.
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