In a nutshell, the Spider is placed in the centre of a possible field of engagement, its tripwires are set at strategic positions--someone tripping a wire sends a signal to the remote unit--where the soldier can monitor the tripping wire actuation progress and activate the munitions when the hostile forces are in the optimum field of fire.
What does WS stand for?
WS stands for Wire Send
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 56 other meanings of WS in our Acronym Attic
- Wind Shear
- Wind Shield (various companies)
- Wind Speed
- Wing Station
- Wing Stow
- Wing Support
- Winston Salem (North Carolina)
- Winter Sonata (Korean TV show)
- Winter Springs (Florida)
- Wintersemester (German: winter semester)
Samples in periodicals archive:
I can sit in the jungle, type this into my laptop and with a mobile phone and a length of wire send the copy to anywhere in the world.
When the card is moved through a set of magnetic fields, each Wiegand wire sends an electrical pulse-interpreted as a one or zero for each track-to a coil in the reader.