Definition of antitank in English:

antitank

Syllabification: an·ti·tank
Pronunciation: /ˌantēˈtaNGk, ˌantī-
 
/

adjective

[attributive]
  • For use against enemy tanks: new antitank missiles
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    • There are a total of four different weapons at your disposal: a machine gun, an anti-tank weapon, missiles and a pistol.
    • Lite can be used as a hand-held system, fitted to weapons such as machine guns, or used as a tracker for anti-aircraft or anti-tank missile firing posts.
    • Tanks often spend time fighting each other, and their sights work much like the sights used to target and guide anti-tank missiles.

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