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making active and effective (as a bomb) activation
bomb that uses a fuel-air explosive aerosol bomb , fuel-air bomb , thermobaric bomb , vacuum bomb , volume-detonation bomb
Soviet physicist and dissident; helped develop the first Russian hydrogen bomb; advocated nuclear disarmament and campaigned for human rights (1921-1989) Andrei Dimitrievich Sakharov , Andrei Sakharov , Sakharov
bomb with only 10 to 20 per cent explosive and the remainder consisting of casings designed to break into many small high-velocity fragments; most effective against troops and vehicles anti-personnel bomb , antipersonnel bomb , daisy cutter , fragmentation bomb
bomb working off fission of heavy atomic nuclei atomic bomb , fission bomb
explosion of an atomic bomb atomic explosion , nuclear explosion
warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb atomic warhead , nuclear warhead , nuke , thermonuclear warhead
bomb carried by a balloon balloon bomb , Fugo
reliable and deadly 15,000-pound fragmentation bomb that explodes just above ground with a large radius; the largest conventional bomb in existence; used in Afghanistan Big Blue , BLU-82
injury caused the explosion of a bomb (especially in enclosed spaces) blast trauma
large bomb used to demolish extensive areas (as a city block) blockbuster
explosion of a bomb bomb blast
one of the smaller bombs that are released from a cluster bomb bomblet , cluster bomblet
explosive bomb or artillery shell bombshell
bomb consisting of an explosive and timer hidden inside a briefcase briefcase bomb
5,000 pound laser-guided bomb that can be programmed to penetrate to a given depth before exploding; used to penetrate hardened underground facilities Bunker Buster , GBU-28 , Guided Bomb Unit-28
small jet-propelled winged missile that carries a bomb buzz bomb , doodlebug , flying bomb , robot bomb , V-1
bomb placed in a car and wired to explode when the ignition is started or by remote control or by a timing device car bomb
bomb laden with chemical agents that are released when the bomb explodes chemical bomb , gas bomb
atom bomb leaving little or no radioactive contamination clean bomb
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