glide-bomb

transitive verb

Definition of glide-bomb

: to bomb (a target) with a bomb released from a gliding airplane

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Origin and Etymology of glide-bomb

1glide + bomb, verb


glide bomb

noun
variants: or less commonly glider bomb

Definition of glide bomb

: a bomb fitted with airfoils so that it glides toward its target with or without a guidance system

Origin and Etymology of glide bomb

glide bomb from 1glide + bomb, noun; glider bomb from glider + bomb, noun


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