hound dog

hound dog
1. Chiefly Southern U.S. Dial. hound1 (def. 1).
2. (cap.) Mil. a jet-propelled air-to-ground missile designed to be launched from B-52 aircraft and having nuclear capability.
[1640-50, Amer.]

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