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Meaning of "medium-range ballistic missile" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE

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Medium-Range ballistic missile is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

medium-range ballistic missile

Medium-range ballistic missile

A medium-range ballistic missile is a type of ballistic missile with medium range, this last classification depending on the standards of certain organizations. Within the U.S. Department of Defense, a medium range missile is defined by having a maximum range of between 1,000 and 3,000 km. In modern terminology, MRBMs are part of the wider grouping of theatre ballistic missiles, which includes any ballistic missile with a range of less than 3,500 km.

Definition of medium-range ballistic missile in the English dictionary

The definition of medium-range ballistic missile in the dictionary is a missile that can carry a nuclear weapon with a range of 800 to 2400 km MRBM.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE

medium
medium close shot
medium frequency
medium of exchange
medium range missile
medium rare
medium wave
medium-dated
medium-dry
medium-fine pen
medium-priced
medium-sized
medium-sweet
medium-term
medium-wave
mediumistic
mediums
mediumship
medius
medivac

WORDS THAT END LIKE MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE

air-to-air missile
air-to-ground missile
air-to-sea missile
anti-aircraft missile
antiballistic missile
antimissile
ballistic missile
circumscissile
cruise missile
emissile
fissile
guided missile
intercontinental ballistic missile
intermediate range ballistic missile
intermediate-range ballistic missile
medium range missile
missile
scissile
sessile
subsessile
tensile

Synonyms and antonyms of medium-range ballistic missile in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «medium-range ballistic missile» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE

Find out the translation of medium-range ballistic missile to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of medium-range ballistic missile from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «medium-range ballistic missile» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

中程弹道导弹
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

de mediano alcance de los misiles balísticos
570 millions of speakers

English

medium-range ballistic missile
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मध्यम दूरी की बैलिस्टिक मिसाइल
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

متوسطة المدى للصواريخ البالستية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

средней дальности баллистическая ракета
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

míssil balístico de médio alcance
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাঝারি পরিসীমা ব্যালিস্টিক ক্ষেপণাস্ত্র
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

moyenne portée des missiles balistiques
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Peluru berpandu balistik jarak sederhana
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Mittelstreckenrakete
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

中距離弾道ミサイル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

중거리 탄도 미사일
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Misil balistik medium-range
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

tên lửa đạn đạo tầm trung
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நடுத்தர தூர ஏவுகணை ஏவுகணை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मध्यम श्रेणीतील क्षेपणसामर्थ्यविषयक क्षेपणास्त्र
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Orta menzilli balistik füze
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

medio raggio missile balistico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

średniego zasięgu rakiet balistycznych
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

середньої дальності балістична ракета
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Gama medie de rachete balistice
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

μεσαίου βεληνεκούς βαλλιστικών πυραύλων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

medium - reeks ballistiese missiel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

medium-range ballistiska missiler
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

medium - range ballistisk missil
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of medium-range ballistic missile

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about medium-range ballistic missile

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE»

Discover the use of medium-range ballistic missile in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to medium-range ballistic missile and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Current Debate on Missile Defense
With an existing short or medium range ballistic missile infrastructure, overcoming these hurdles becomes an issue of having an experienced and qualified scientific and engineering staff. If a country does not have this expertise domestically, ...
Steven A. Hildreth, 2004
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Ballistic Missile Defense: Actions Needed to Improve Process ...
Ballistic missile category Maximum range Primary target of the threat Short-range ballistic missile Less than 600 kilometers (373 miles) Deployed U.S. forces, friends, and allies Medium-range ballistic missile 600 to 1,300 kilometers (373 to  ...
John H. Pendleton, 2008
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Long-Range Ballistic Missile Defense in Europe
... systems designed for shorter or medium-range ballistic missile threats, such as Patriot, THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense), or Aegis (sea-based BMD ) might be more appropriate for addressing the current and prospective Iranian ...
Steven A. Hildreth, 2010
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The development of ballistic missiles in the United States ...
medium-range ballistic missile, the panel supported the latter on condition that WDD oversee its development. Collbohm accepted the verdict and agreed to remain on the committee.49 Although the panel's conclusion served as a welcome ...
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Sea-Based Ballistic Missile Defense
We would deploy current and proven technology by roughly 2011—about six or seven years earlier than the previous plan—to help defend the regions in Europe most vulnerable to the Iranian short- and medium-range ballistic missile threat.
Ronald O'Rourke, 2011
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Navy Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Program: ...
... by roughly 2011—about six or seven years earlier than the previous plan—to help defend the regions in Europe most vulnerable to the Iranian short- and medium-range ballistic missile threat. • Ensures and enhances the protection of the ...
Ronald O'Rourke, 2011
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Chinese Military Modernization and Force Development: A ...
The DF-21D is based on a variant of the DF-21 (CSS-5) medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM) and gives the PLA the capability to attack large ships, including aircraft carriers, in the western Pacific Ocean. The DF-21D has a range exceeding ...
Anthony H. Cordesman, Ashley Hess, Nicholas S. Yarosh, 2013
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Congressional Record, V. 144, Pt. 17, October 7, 1998 to ...
initiation of a Taepo Dong- 1 Medium Range Ballistic Missile (MRBM) testing program." One week later, on August 31, attempting to launch a satellite, North Korea tested its Taepo Dong 1 Long Range Ballistic Missile, a three-stage ballistic ...
‎2004
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Asian Strategic and Military Perspective
Medium Range Ballistic Missile Shahab-3DZelzal-3D 900+ Liquid, solid propellant. Medium Range Ballistic Missile. Reportedly 3 to 6 launchers already deployed IRISZeizal-3D 900+ Liquid, solid propellant. Medium Range Ballistic Missile ...
Ravi Shekhar Narain Singh Singh, Observer Research Foundation, 2005
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Articles on Medium-Range Ballistic Missiles, Including: Blue ...
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Hephaestus Books, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MEDIUM-RANGE BALLISTIC MISSILE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term medium-range ballistic missile is used in the context of the following news items.
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Death of a Prosecutor
Menem's predecessor, Raúl Alfonsín, had cultivated relationships with Egypt and Iraq, collaborating on a medium-range ballistic missile called ... «The New Yorker, Jul 15»
2
Lockheed Martin Completes 100th THAAD Interceptor
... America's military, allied forces, citizen population centers and critical infrastructure from short- and medium-range ballistic missile attacks. «Missilethreat.com, Jul 15»
3
A Quarter-Century of Developments in National Security Legislation
North Korea's provocations continued with the August 1998 test-firing of another medium-range ballistic missile, a Taepodong-1, into the Sea of ... «Nippon.com, Jul 15»
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South Korea Needs THAAD Missile Defense
Examining the locations of Chinese short-range ballistic missile (SRBM) and medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM) units indicates that ... «Heritage.org, Jun 15»
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South Korea test-fires medium-range ballistic missile
The successful development of the medium-range ballistic missile came about two-and-a-half years after the US and South Korea revised ... «Business Standard, Jun 15»
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Missile Defense and the US Response to the North Korean Ballistic …
As part of a series of provocations last year, North Korea conducted multiple short- and medium-range ballistic missile launches and threatened ... «US Department of State, May 15»
7
Regular missile tests maintain India-Pakistan status quo
The Agni II is a medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM), first tested in April 1999. It allows India to attack all of Pakistan, although it falls short of ... «Website, May 15»
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What the Pentagon Thinks of China's Military
Its medium-range ballistic missile (MRBMs) continue to grow as well, including the DF-21D “carrier killer” anti-ship ballistic missile (ASBM). «The Diplomat, May 15»
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Chinese advances threaten erosion of U.S. edge, Pentagon says
China has been fielding a variant of its DF-21 medium-range ballistic missile with a maneuverable warhead that has the capability to attack ... «The Japan Times, May 15»
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BMD-Equipped Destroyer USS Porter Arrives in Rota, Spain
The European Phased Adaptive Approach (EPAA) is meant to provide protection from short- and medium-range ballistic missile threats ... «USNI News, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Medium-Range ballistic missile [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/medium-range-ballistic-missile>. Aug 2019 ».
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