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Que está destinado a neutralizar la acción de aviones enemigos.
misiles antiaéreos; defensa antiaérea; carros antiaéreos de combate
[alarma] Que avisa del peligro de un ataque de aviones enemigos.
dos minutos antes del ataque sonó la alarma antiaérea
[refugio] Que sirve para protegerse de los ataques de aviones enemigos.
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