pressure mine

What is pressure mine?

pressure mine meaning in Military terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
1. In land mine warfare, a mine having a fuze that responds to the direct pressure of a target.
Source: JP 3-15

2. In naval mine warfare, a mine having a circuit that responds to the hydrodynamic pressure field of a target. See also mine.
Source: JP 3-15


reference: DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms