designed for use against or other armored vehicles:
One of the five men held a powerful East German antitank weapon.
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The heaviest weapons, such as antiaircraft and antitank missiles, came from around the capital itself.
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Heavy smoke screens hid the moving forts from the German antitank guns.
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designed to immobilize or destroy armoured vehicles: antitank weapons, ATK
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