Definition of Pershing in English:

Pershing

Syllabification: Per·shing
Pronunciation: /ˈpərSHiNG/

Entry from US English dictionary

(also Pershing missile)

noun

A US short-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile, capable of carrying a nuclear or conventional warhead.

Origin

1950s: named after John J. Pershing (1860–1948), American general.

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