What is another word for ground-emplaced mine?

Pronunciation: [ɡɹˈa͡ʊndɛmplˈe͡ɪst mˈa͡ɪn] (IPA)

There are several synonyms for the term "ground-emplaced mine". Some of the most common synonyms include landmine, anti-personnel mine, foot trap and the claymore mine. These devices are typically explosive devices that are buried or hidden in the ground, designed to detonate when triggered by pressure from a person or vehicle. They are commonly used by militaries and guerilla groups to deter or harm enemy forces. While these devices can be devastating, they are also responsible for large numbers of civilian casualties. As a result, many governments have signed treaties to ban their use and work to clear them from affected areas.

Synonyms for Ground-emplaced mine:

  • n.

    booby trap
    • booby trap
    • .
    ground-emplaced mine
    • land mine
    • .
  • Other relevant words:

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What are the hypernyms for Ground-emplaced mine?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    booby trap, explosive device, land mine, antipersonnel mine, antivehicle mine, hidden hazard, improvised explosive device (IED).

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