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MIRV

noun \ ˈmərv \

Definition of MIRV

: a missile with two or more warheads designed to strike separate enemy targets; also : any of the warheads of such a missile

Origin and Etymology of mirv

multiple independently targeted reentry vehicle


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MIRV

verb

Definition of MIRV

MIRVed; MIRVing
transitive verb
: to equip with MIRV warheads
intransitive verb
: to arm one's forces with MIRVs

First Known Use of mirv

1968


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