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ROBOTS GO TO WAR


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United Nations
UN (acronym)
unmanned ground vehicle
UGV (acronym)
unmanned aerial vehicle
UAV (acronym)
headquarters
HQ (acronym)
central intelligente agence
CIA (acronym)
federal bureau of investigation
FBI (acronym)
reconnaisance
the military activity of sending soldiers and aircrafts to find out about the enemy's forces
knotty
difficult to solve
quandary
a difficult situation or problem - one in which you cannot decide what to do
ambush
a sudden attack on someone by people who have been hiding and waiting for them
dragonfly
a coloured insect with a long thin body and transparent wings which lives near water
aerial
from a plane
retooling
to organize something in a new way
drone
a remote control mechanism - as a radio controlled airplane or boat
crop up
if a problem happens or appears suddenly and in an unexpected way
autonomous
an autonomous place or organization is free to govern or control itself = independent
beasties
a small animal
spin-out
the spinning out of control into a rotating skid of a car or other vehicle
to jab
to push something into or towards something else with short quick movements
gyro
rotating mechanism in the form of a universally mounted spinning wheel
decade
10years
forage
to go searching for food or other supplies
stealthy
when an action is performed quietly and carefully. you can call it this - no one will notice what you are doing
patchy
not complete enough to be useful
blimp
a small airship
to loiter
to stand or wait somewhere. especially in a public place. without any clear reason [= hang around]
sentry
a soldier standing outside a building as a guard
to boot
to emphasize that you have added something else to something or to a list of things that you have just said
procurement
the act of obtaining something such as supplies for an army or other organization
proliferating
if things increase in number very quickly