Definition of landmine in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈlan(d)mʌɪn


  • An explosive mine laid on or just under the surface of the ground.
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    • Most are the result of roadside bombs, landmines and rocket attacks on military camps.
    • We had all done a lot of training with explosives and landmines and things.
    • At the grave risk of committing sacrilege, let's tread some dangerous ground infested with landmines.

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