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car bomb

noun
1.
a bomb placed in a vehicle and wired to explode when the ignition is started, by remote control, or by a timing device.
2.
a vehicle containing explosives detonated by remote control or a timing device.
Origin of car bomb
1970-1975
First recorded in 1970-75
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verb

to make a carbon copy of; to send a duplicate of a communication to someone else

Examples

All email systems provide a way to carbon-copy and blind carbon-copy others.

Word Origin

1914

noun
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