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Record 1 1999-10-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Guns (Land Forces)
DEF

A metal disc welded to the base of a high explosive projectile to prevent hot gases from entering through tiny cracks or pores of the metal.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Canons (Forces terrestres)
DEF

Disque de métal soudé au culot d'un projectile explosif, servant à empêcher les gaz chauds de pénétrer par des fissures minuscules ou les pores du métal.

OBS

plaque de culot : terme et définition uniformisés par le Comité de terminologie française du Conseil de doctrine et de tactique de l'Armée de terre; terme uniformisé par le Groupe de travail de terminologie de l'Artillerie royale canadienne et par le Groupe de travail de terminologie des munitions.

Spanish

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