anti-submarine

adjective
an·​ti-sub·​ma·​rine | \ ˌan-tē-ˈsəb-mə-ˌrēn How to pronounce anti-submarine (audio) , -ˌsəb-mə-ˈrēn, ˌan-tī- \
variants: or antisubmarine

Definition of anti-submarine

: directed against submarines : designed or intended to destroy submarines anti-submarine warfare

First Known Use of anti-submarine

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-submarine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-submarine. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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