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What does SMAW stand for?

SMAW stands for Shoulder-Launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon

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This equipment includes the Anti-Personnel/Obstacle Breaching System, M240G Medium Machine Gun, M249 Squad Automatic Weapon, Shoulder-Launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon, Light Vehicle Obscuration Smoke System, Automatic Chemical Agent Detection Alarm, AN/VDR-2 Nuclear Detection System, Multipurpose Cart, etc.
has awarded a $10 million modification to a previously awarded contract for refurbishment of the Shoulder-launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon (SMAW) to CMS Defense Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Primex Technologies, Inc.
The soldier can select either the 'superquick' mode to make a large hole in a double brick wall or the << delay >> mode for the warhead to penetrate the wall and explode inside Smaw The General Dynamics Shoulder-launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon (Smaw) in service with the US Marine Corps is another weapon that has proven its worth.