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Definition of smart bomb in English:

noun

A radio-controlled or laser-guided bomb.
Example sentences
  • One is left with the impression that these were car bombs, not smart bombs.
  • These aircraft flew 20,753 combat sorties and used 18,467 smart bombs and missiles and 9,251 dumb bombs.
  • Science has given us smart bombs, the Atom bomb, GM foods and models with breasts that are just impossible.

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