minesweeper definition by Webster's New World
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a naval vessel specially designed and equipped for destroying enemy mines at sea
minesweeper definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A ship equipped for detecting, destroying, removing, or neutralizing explosive marine mines.
- mineˈsweepˌing noun