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Origin of blasting powder
Words nearby blasting powder
Example sentences from the Web for blasting powder
The living, the tools, the blasting-powder, and the help eat it up faster than Orion's salary can grow.
I forgot the unhappy accident of the blasting-powder—all the mortifications and disappointments of my life.The Blunders of a Bashful Man|Metta Victoria Fuller Victor
Go over to Hodgen's about those tools; he has not sent them yet: and the blasting-powder, too, has not come down.Sir Brook Fossbrooke, Volume I.|Charles James Lever
Well, sir, like a flash of blasting-powder this thought came to me.The Cottage of Delight|Will N. Harben
They went to work on it with pick and shovel, then with drill and blasting-powder.