Definition of minehunter noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

minehunter

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈmaɪnhʌntə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmaɪnhʌntər//
 
(British English) Types of boats and ships
 
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a military ship for finding and destroying mines (= bombs that explode when they are touched) See related entries: Types of boats and ships