To cause the complete ruin or wreckage of
She missed her with a torpedo and opened fire at Boo yards.
There the German torpedo craft and German submarines lay in a safe base only some 60 m.
The squib is lowered after the torpedo, and, when exploded by the descent of the weight, fires the charge.
On the completion of drilling, or when the production is found to decrease, it is usual to torpedo the well to increase the flow.
Bancroft was the first person who distinctly suspected that the effects of the torpedo were electrical.