plastic bomb


noun

a bomb made of plastic explosive.

Nearby words

  1. plasterer,
  2. plastering,
  3. plasterwork,
  4. plastic,
  5. plastic art,
  6. plastic bullet,
  7. plastic explosive,
  8. plastic flow,
  9. plastic foam,
  10. plastic lymph

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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