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infernal machine

noun
1.
a concealed or disguised explosive device intended to destroy life or property.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10
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  • It was found, upon examination, to contain an infernal machine.
British Dictionary definitions for infernal machine

infernal machine

noun
1.
(archaic) a usually disguised explosive device or booby trap
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