daisy cutter


daisy cutter
n. bomb (BLU-82, 15,000 lbs.) that burns away everything on the ground when detonated at a few feet about ground level

English slang. 2015.

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  • Daisy Cutter — Eine BLU 82B in einer Ausstellung der US Air Force Bei der BLU 82B, auch genannt Commando Vault oder Daisy Cutter (englisch für „Gänseblümchenschneider“), handelt es sich um eine der stärksten konventionellen Fliegerbomben der Welt. Ihre Größe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Daisy Cutter — BLU 82 Pour les articles homonymes, voir BLU et 82 (nombre). Une bombe BLU 82/B de 6 800 kg exposée au National Museum of the United States A …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Daisy Cutter — …   Википедия

  • daisy-cutter — /day zee kut euhr/, n. 1. Sports Slang. a batted or served ball that skims along near the ground. 2. Mil. Slang. an antipersonnel fragmentation bomb. [1785 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • daisy cutter — noun a) A well struck ground ball. b) The BLU 82 bomb, for its ability to flatten a forest into a helicopter landing zone. <!wikipedia …   Wiktionary

  • Daisy-cutter — (in cricket, football, tennis, etc.) a ball which, after being struck or kicked, skims near the ground …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • daisy-cutter — Australian Slang (in cricket, football, tennis, etc.) a ball which, after being struck or kicked, skims near the ground …   English dialects glossary

  • daisy cutter — ball rolled in a certain manner so that it remains close to the ground (in cricket) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • daisy-cutter — noun informal 1》 (in cricket and baseball) a ball hit or bowled so as to roll along the ground. 2》 an immensely powerful aerial thermobaric bomb …   English new terms dictionary

  • daisy cutter — /ˈdeɪzi kʌtə/ (say dayzee kutuh) noun Colloquial 1. (in cricket, football, tennis, etc.) a ball which, after being struck or kicked skims along near the ground. 2. a large anti personnel bomb which explodes on impact and throws out a spray of… …   Australian English dictionary