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Definition of Bombs
BombBomb Bomb, n. [F. bombe bombshell, fr. L. bombus a humming or
buzzing noise, Gr. ?.]
1. A great noise; a hollow sound. [Obs.]
A pillar of iron . . . which if you had struck,
would make . . . a great bomb in the chamber
2. (Mil.) A shell; esp. a spherical shell, like those fired
from mortars. See Shell.
3. A bomb ketch.
Bomb chest (Mil.), a chest filled with bombs, or only with
gunpowder, placed under ground, to cause destruction by
Bomb ketch, Bomb vessel (Naut.), a small ketch or vessel,
very strongly built, on which mortars are mounted to be
used in naval bombardments; -- called also mortar
Bomb lance, a lance or harpoon with an explosive head, used
in whale fishing.
Volcanic bomb, a mass of lava of a spherical or pear shape.
``I noticed volcanic bombs.' --Darwin. BombBomb Bomb, v. i. [Cf. Boom.]
To sound; to boom; to make a humming or buzzing sound. [Obs.]
Bomb Bomb, v. t.
To bombard. [Obs.] --Prior.
Meaning of Bombs from wikipedia
- small bombs
few bombs actually
hit the city. The first bombing
from a fixed-wing aircraft
in 1911 when the Italians dropped bombs
- fission reactions
are commonly referred
to as atomic bombs
or atom bombs
(abbreviated as A-bombs
). This has long been noted
of a misnomer...
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- the ground. Because volcanic bombs
the volcano, they are extrusive igneous
rocks. Volcanic bombs
can be thrown
- use of car bombs
in Cleveland peaked
in 1976, when 36 bombs exploded
in the city, most of them car bombs
it to be nicknamed
- from an aircraft. Aerial bombs include
a vast range
of designs, from unguided gravity bombs
to guided bombs
, hand tossed
from a vehicle...
- 'smart bombs
' from free-fall bombs
. 'Dumb bomb
' was used for a time, but many military circles
felt it sounded
too trite, and eventually
- and of shrapnel, pipe bombs
are much more dangerous
such as dry ice bombs
or spud guns. On 4 May 1886, a pipe bomb
was thrown during
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- reason, thermonuclear weapons
are often colloquially called hydrogen bombs
. A fusion explosion begins
with the detonation
of the fission
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