fighter-bomber

noun
fight·​er-bomb·​er | \ ˈfī-tər-ˈbä-mər How to pronounce fighter-bomber (audio) \

Definition of fighter-bomber

: a fighter aircraft fitted to carry bombs and rockets in addition to its normal armament

First Known Use of fighter-bomber

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Fighter-bomber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fighter-bomber. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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