Definition of Torpedoed. Meaning of Torpedoed. Synonyms of Torpedoed

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Definition of Torpedoed

Torpedo
Torpedo Tor*pe"do, n. An automobile with a torpedo body. [Cant]
Torpedo
Torpedo Tor*pe"do, v. t. to destroy by, or subject to the action of, a torpedo. --London Spectator.

Meaning of Torpedoed from wikipedia

- to attack an enemy ship with an air-launched torpedo. On 17 August 1915 Flight Commander Edmonds torpedoed and sank an Ottoman transport ship a few miles...
- A torpedo boat is a relatively small and fast naval ship designed to carry torpedoes into battle. The first designs rammed enemy ships with explosive spar...
- A torpedo tube is a cylinder shaped device for launching torpedoes. There are two main types of torpedo tube: underwater tubes ****ed to submarines and...
- armed torpedo boats designed to destroy other torpedo boats". Although the term "destroyer" had been used interchangeably with "TBD" and "torpedo boat...
- A Bangalore torpedo is an explosive charge placed within one or several connected tubes. It is used by combat engineers to clear obstacles that would...
- A supercavitating torpedo is a torpedo using the effect of supercavitation to create a bubble around the torpedo to move at high velocity under water....
- duties, and so were exposed to ins**** submarine and torpedo boat attack. Grafton was torpedoed in 1917, and apart from a few minor splinter holes, the...
- A spar torpedo is a weapon consisting of a bomb placed at the end of a long pole, or spar, and attached to a boat. The weapon is used by running the end...
- German Neger-type vessel torpedoed the Royal Navy minesweepers HMS Magic and Cato. 8 July 1944: A German Neger-type torpedo manned by Lt. Potthast heavily...
- the torpedoes may refer to: A quotation attributed to David Farragut, referring to an order given at the Battle of Mobile Bay **** the Torpedoes (album)...
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