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atom bomb

noun
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45

atom-bomb

[at-uh m-bom] /ˈæt əmˈbɒm/
verb (used with object)
1.
to bomb (a target) with an atomic bomb.
verb (used without object)
2.
to atom-bomb a target.
Origin
1940-45
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