plastic bomb


noun

a bomb made of plastic explosive.

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Origin of plastic bomb

First recorded in 1950–55
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British Dictionary definitions for plastic bomb

plastic bomb

noun

a bomb consisting of a putty-like explosive charge fitted with a detonator and timing device
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