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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A hollow projectile containing an explosive material.

Usage examples (3)
  • The bomb made a large explosion when it went off.
  • Translation: Bernanke to Plain English bomb-thrower.
  • The couple now live at separate locations and move around in bomb-proof vehicles. for more
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  • A "bomb bay" is a compartment on a military aircraft, a "bombe" is a round frozen mold filled with ice cream or custard, and a bomb is an explosive device.
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