/ (ˌθɜːməʊˈbærɪk) /
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(of an explosive device or explosion) detonated by means of an explosive substance reacting spontaneously with air
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Which of the following words means “to make a crackling sound; crackle”?
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Thermobaric explosive weapons, like the BLU-119/B “CrashPad” are another option.Destroying Syrian Chemical Stockpiles Won’t Be Easy, May Kill Civilians|Chris Miller|September 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, the CIA has acquired a thermobaric weapon that creates a pressure wave that kills humans but leaves property undamaged.