ground-to-ground


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ground-to-ground

adj
1. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) (of weapons) designed to be fired at ground targets from the ground
2. (Telecommunications) (of communications) carried out via radio from two ground-based locations
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Translations

ground-to-ground

[ˈgraʊndtəˈgraʊnd] ADJtierra-tierra
ground-to-ground missilemisil m tierra-tierra
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ground-to-ground

[ˈgraʊndtəˈgraʊnd] adjterra-terra inv
ground-to-ground missile → missile m terra-terra
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Israel then fired ground-to-ground rockets from the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, but the Syrian defences brought the missiles down, the Syrian army said.
The first ground-to-ground demonstration scheduled for March is for a foreign customer, but the U.S.
Aleppo: A ground-to-ground missile was fired on a town in northern Syrian at dawn on Sunday and killed at least four civilians, two of them children, a watchdog reported.
In the latest demonstration of Iran's military capacities state TV has broadcast the test-launch of a new ground-to-ground missile.
The missile is a newer version of the Black Sparrow, which was built to resemble the ground-to-ground Scud A and B missiles.
The last of the three components, the Voice Communication Switching System, which upgrades air-to-ground and ground-to-ground communications, was already in full-rate production.
The unit is switchable between line-of-sight, ground-to-ground and UHF ground-to-air communications.
Senior Fatah official Abbas Zaki says Israel fired ground-to-ground missiles at the house, adding: "It was their intention to bombard Fatah headquarters in Hebron but by mistake they hit a neighbouring house".
According to open sources, 405 is a vehicle-mounted ground-to-ground system which can be configured to operate in one of four (1-2 GHz, 2-4 GHz, 4-8 GHz or 8-16 GHz) frequency bands.
The missile strikes, which occurred on Saturday, are the first reported ground-to-ground strikes from Iran into Syria since the Arab country descended into a civil war in 2011, the CNN reported.
Noting that Zolfaqar high-precision ground-to-ground missile was among the missiles that hit the ISIL positions in Syria on Sunday night, he said that the IRGC is in possession of a large number of such missiles that can be launched from mobile platforms at any point.
Islamabad, Safar 29, 1437, December 11, 2015, SPA -- Pakistan has successfully tested a locally-developed ground-to-ground ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, it was announced here today.