improvised explosive device

(redirected from Vehicle borne IED)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to Vehicle borne IED: VBIED, Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device
Improvised Explosive Device. A homemade bomb deployed during unconventional military actions (usually by insurgents) which is constructed from parts repurposed from conventional military explosives—e.g., an artillery round with an attached detonater

improvised explosive device

Abbreviation: IED
Military jargon for a homemade bomb or land mine used in unconventional warfare.
See also: device
Full browser ?