Definition of Harpoon. Meaning of Harpoon. Synonyms of Harpoon

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Definition of Harpoon

Harpoon
Harpoon Har*poon", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Harpooned; p. pr. & vb. n. Harpooning.] To strike, catch, or kill with a harpoon.

Meaning of Harpoon from wikipedia

- A harpoon is a long spear-like instrument used in fishing, whaling, sealing, and other marine hunting to catch large fish or marine mammals such as whales...
- The Harpoon is an all-weather, over-the-horizon, anti-ship missile, developed and manufactured by McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing Defense, Space & Security)...
- Harpoon is a series of realistic air and naval computer wargames based upon Larry Bond's miniatures game of the same name. Players can choose between...
- Harpoon Brewery is an American brewery, with plants in Boston, M****achusetts, and Windsor, Vermont. Founded in 1986, the brewery was the first company...
- the US Navy ordered a revised design which entered service as the PV-2 Harpoon for anti-submarine work. The Ventura was very similar to its predecessor...
- A harpoon is a long spear-like instrument used in fishing to catch fish or other aquatic animals such as whales. Harpoon may also refer to: Harpoon (series)...
- former includes the whale catcher – a steam or diesel-driven vessel with a harpoon gun mounted at its bow. The latter includes such vessels as the sail or...
- The one flue harpoon or one flue iron (sometimes "single" instead of "one" is used) is a type of harpoon used in whaling after its introduction in the...
- A harpoon cannon is a whaling implement developed in the late 19th century and most used in the 20th century. It would be mounted on the bow of a whale...
- The toggling harpoon is an ancient weapon and tool used in whaling to impale a whale when thrown. Unlike earlier harpoon versions which had only one point...
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