antiaircraft barrage

antiaircraft barrage
barragem de tiro antiaéreo

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • balloon barrage — noun : a screen of balloons moored to the ground as a barrage against enemy airplanes * * * a series of moored balloons, usually strung together and hung with cables, for impeding a low level attack by enemy aircraft. [1915 20] * * * balloon… …   Useful english dictionary

  • box barrage — noun Etymology: box (II) 1. : a barrage on three sides of a given area to prevent escape or reinforcement of the enemy or to cover the front and flanks of a friendly force 2. : a barrage of antiaircraft fire intended to block off invaders from a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • USS Yorktown (CV-5) — The third USS|Yorktown|CV 5, lead ship of her class of aircraft carriers of World War II, was sunk at the Battle of Midway.Early career Yorktown was laid down on 21 May 1934 at Newport News, Virginia, by the Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock… …   Wikipedia

  • broadside — Synonyms and related words: antiaircraft barrage, aside, askance, askant, asquint, bank, barrage, beam, bombardment, border, box barrage, breadthwise, broad side foremost, broadside on, broadways, broadwise, burst, cannonade, cannonry, cheek,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • burst — Synonyms and related words: access, ado, aggravated, agitation, antiaircraft barrage, backfire, bang, bark, barrage, belch, blast, blaze, blaze of temper, blow out, blow up, blowout, blowup, bombardment, boom, bother, botheration, box barrage,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cannonade — Synonyms and related words: aim at, air raid, antiaircraft barrage, barrage, blast, blitz, blitzkrieg, bomb, bombard, bombardment, boom, booming, box barrage, broadside, burst, cannon, cannonry, commence firing, creeping barrage, drumfire,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fusillade — Synonyms and related words: aim at, antiaircraft barrage, bang, bark, barrage, bash, bat, beating, beheading, belt, biff, blast, blitz, blow, bombard, bombardment, bonk, bowshot, box barrage, broadside, bullet, burning, burst, cannon, cannonade,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • salvo — Synonyms and related words: allowance, anniversaries, antiaircraft barrage, appreciation, bang, bark, barrage, blast, bombardment, bowshot, box barrage, broadside, bullet, burst, cannon, cannonade, cannonry, celebrating, celebration, ceremony,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • spray — Synonyms and related words: aerate, aerify, aerosol, antiaircraft barrage, appendage, arm, asperge, aspergil, aspergillum, atomize, atomizer, barrage, bedew, bespatter, besprinkle, bine, bough, boughpot, bouquet, boutonniere, bowshot, box barrage …   Moby Thesaurus

  • volley — Synonyms and related words: antiaircraft barrage, arrow, arrowhead, badinage, bang, bantering, barb, bark, barrage, blast, bobtailed arrow, bolt, bombardment, bowshot, box barrage, broadside, bullet, burst, cannon, cannonade, cannonry, chested… …   Moby Thesaurus

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