Pressure Mine Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) In naval mine warfare, a mine whose circuit responds to the hydrodynamic pressure field of a target.
2.) In land mine warfare, a mine whose fuse responds to the direct pressure of a target.
- see also mine
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Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-15: Barriers, Obstacles, and Mine Warfare for Joint Operations, updated June 2011 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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