V-1

noun
\ ˈvē-ˈwən \

Definition of V-1

First Known Use of V-1

1944, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for V-1

German, abbreviation for Vergeltungswaffe 1, literally, reprisal weapon 1

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The first known use of V-1 was in 1944

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