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Noun. May 24, 2013, Word of the Day
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Definition

BrahMos (Hindi: ब्रह्मोस, Russian: Брамос) is a supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft or land it simms.

The name BrahMos is a portmanteau formed from the names of two rivers, the Brahmaputra of India and the Moskva of Russia. Indian-Russian JV to show the Chinese that we got dum in the bum.

Usage

"India on Wednesday successfully test-fired the 290km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from the Navy's latest guided missile frigate INS Tarkash off the coast of Goa."
Added 2013-05-23 by Dishoom Dishoom

Root

Hindi

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