- any installation, vehicle, or other device for launching rockets, missiles, or other projectiles
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
- Militarya person or thing that launches, esp. a device for holding a rocket or grenade in position for firing.
- Militarya person or thing that launches.
- Military, Rocketrya structural device designed to support and hold a missile in position for firing.
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