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An example use of missile in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… and one single missile in a crisis could …”
A missile is a self-propelled projectile that is guided during flight by remote control.
the word missile occurs in english on average 8.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.