anti-ballistic

adj.
Anti-ballistic is used with these nouns: ↑missile

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  • Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty — The Anti Ballistic Missile Treaty (ABM Treaty or ABMT) was a treaty between the United States of America and the Soviet Union on the limitation of the anti ballistic missile (ABM) systems used in defending areas against missile delivered nuclear… …   Wikipedia

  • Anti ballistic weapon — An anti ballistic weapon is any weapon (be it a missile, a laser or another type of object) designed to counter threats which are ballistic objects. Ballistic objects include: *Artillery rockets *Artillery shells *Ballistic missiles *Mortar bombs …   Wikipedia

  • Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty — ▪ international treaty in full  Treaty on the Limitation of Anti Ballistic Missile Systems         arms control treaty ratified in 1972 between the United States and the Soviet Union (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics) to limit deployment of… …   Universalium

  • anti-ballistic missiles — missiles designed to intercept and destroy ballistic missiles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty — arms control agreement between the USA and the Soviet Union that limited both countries to a total of 200 antiballistic missile launchers each (signed in 1972) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • A-135 anti-ballistic missile system — The A 135 or ABM 3 anti ballistic missile system is a Russian military complex deployed around Moscow to counter enemy missiles targeting the city or its surrounding areas. A successor to the previous A 35, it reached alert status on February… …   Wikipedia

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