Definition of fire-and-forget in English:
(Of a missile) able to guide itself to its target once fired.
- The missiles that had been fired at the helicopter were state-of-the-art fire-and-forget missiles with multiple sensor systems.
- The weapons are lightweight fire-and-forget anti-tank missiles and use electro-optical and fibre-optic technologies.
- The fire-and-forget principle underlies the development of all modern precision guided weapons today.
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