Definitions for daisy cutter
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fragmentation bomb, antipersonnel bomb, anti-personnel bomb, daisy cutter(noun)
a bomb with only 10 to 20 per cent explosive and the remainder consisting of casings designed to break into many small high-velocity fragments; most effective against troops and vehicles
a batted or served ball that skims along close to the ground
A well-struck ground ball.
A ball that bounces more than once before reaching the batsman.
The BLU-82 bomb, for its ability to flatten a forest into a helicopter landing zone.
A daisy cutter is a type of fuse designed to detonate an aerial bomb at or above ground level. The fuse itself is a long probe affixed to the weapon's nose, which detonates the bomb if it touches the ground or any solid object.
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