European-based U.S. nuclear weapons that were capable of striking the Soviet Union and Soviet ones that could hit Western Europe (usually used attributively): INF missiles;
the 1987 INF Treaty.
intermediate-range nuclear forces: land-based missiles and aircraft with a range between 500 and 5000 km
intermediate-range nuclear forces
Latin infra (below)
- In f.
1. in the end; finally.
/ɪnˈfælɪbəˌlɪzəm/ noun 1. (RC Church) the principle of papal infallibility
[in-fal-uh-bil-i-tee] /ɪnˌfæl əˈbɪl ɪ ti/ noun 1. Sometimes, infallibleness. the quality of being , or of being absolutely trustworthy: He believed in the infallibility of his leadership. 2. Roman Catholic Church. immunity from fallacy or liability to error in expounding matters of faith or morals by virtue of the promise made by Christ to the […]
[in-fal-uh-buh l] /ɪnˈfæl ə bəl/ adjective 1. absolutely trustworthy or sure: an infallible rule. 2. unfailing in effectiveness or operation; certain: an infallible remedy. 3. not fallible; exempt from liability to error, as persons, their judgment, or pronouncements: an infallible principle. 4. Roman Catholic Church. immune from fallacy or liability to error in expounding matters […]