- an`ti•sub`ma•rine′ adj.
From formal English to slang. 2014.
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antisubmarine — adjective Intended for use against submarines. A depth charge is an antisubmarine weapon … Wiktionary
antisubmarine — adjective defensive against enemy submarines • Similar to: ↑defensive * * * | ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ at anti I+ adjective Etymology: anti (I) + submarine : designed or waged to destroy submarines … Useful english dictionary
antisubmarine — adj. * * * … Universalium
antisubmarine — adj. weaponry designed for use against submarines … English contemporary dictionary
antisubmarine — an·ti·sub·ma·rine … English syllables
antisubmarine air distant support — Antisubmarine air support at a distance from, but directly related to, specific convoys or forces … Military dictionary
Antisubmarine Development Detachment, Atlantic Fleet — The Antisubmarine Development Detachment, Atlantic Fleet (ASDEVLANT) was a U.S. Navy detachment located at Quonset Point, Rhode Island. The detachment was responsible for the study and development of antisubmarine gear during World War II.The… … Wikipedia
antisubmarine action — An operation by one or more antisubmarine capable ships, submarines, or aircraft (or a combination thereof) against a particular enemy submarine … Military dictionary
antisubmarine barrier — The line formed by a series of static devices or mobile units arranged for the purpose of detecting, denying passage to, or destroying hostile submarines. See also antisubmarine patrol … Military dictionary
antisubmarine close air support — Air operations for the antisubmarine warfare protection of a supported force … Military dictionary