Destruct Definition

dĭ-strŭkt, dēstrŭkt
destructs
noun
The deliberate destruction of a malfunctioning missile, rocket, etc. after its launch.
Webster's New World
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verb
destructs
To be automatically destroyed.
Webster's New World
To destroy (a rocket, etc.) deliberately by remote control.
Webster's New World
To self-destruct.
American Heritage
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Origin of Destruct

  • Back-formation from destruction

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Back-formation from destruction.

    From Wiktionary

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