fragmentation grenade


a grenade with a heavy metal casing that shatters, on exploding, into fragments that travel at high speed and with great force.

Nearby words

  1. fragmental,
  2. fragmentary,
  3. fragmentate,
  4. fragmentation,
  5. fragmentation bomb,
  6. fragmented,
  7. fragmentize,
  8. fragmentized,
  9. fragonard,
  10. fragrance

Origin of fragmentation grenade

First recorded in 1955–60 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019