Meaning of CUTTER in English


(*) 1. In naval mine warfare, a device fitted to a sweep wire to cut or part the moorings of mines or obstructors; it may also be fitted in the mooring of a mine or obstructor to part a sweep. 2. (DOD only) Coast Guard watercraft 65 feet long or larger. See also mine warfare; watercraft. (JP 3-33)

DOD English dictionary of military terms.      Английский словарь военных терминов DOD.