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Noun1.BLU-82 - a reliable and deadly 15,000-pound fragmentation bomb that explodes just above ground with a large radius; the largest conventional bomb in existence; used in Afghanistan
antipersonnel bomb, anti-personnel bomb, daisy cutter, fragmentation bomb - a bomb with only 10 to 20 per cent explosive and the remainder consisting of casings designed to break into many small high-velocity fragments; most effective against troops and vehicles
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Nock should have drawn level when Sean McKenzie put Ray Montgomerie through but he sent a daisycutter into the arms of keeper Jordan Longmuir.
Schalk's daisycutter was sweet but meaningless as Ross County slumped in to the danger zone after making it nine games without a win.
Foster demonstrated great agility to get down low to Eriksen's daisycutter.
Pears then had to be at his best to push Bray's effort wide of the post, before Jakupovic opened the scoring in style - hitting a 20-yard daisycutter into the corner on 72 minutes.
There's that run from his own half at Newcastle, the free-kick at Swansea, the Manchester City howitzer or the driven daisycutter (take your pick), even the Carrow Road cracker.
United's first effort on target may have been a tame 35-yard daisycutter from Mbabu but a real warning shot was delivered after 16 minutes.
Sara Milonovich, a brilliant fiddler, singer, songwriter, and bandleader, released her CD Daisycutter in 2009.
Benbow was booked for a dive inside the area but opened the scoring three minutes before the break with a daisycutter from 18 yards.
Juve took back control after the half hour, Pirlo stopping a Real counter to help set up Tevez for Claudio Marchisio to test Casillas with a daisycutter from 20 metres that shaved the upright.
Gestede won the header then won the second ball and Blackburn won the tie as Swansea pushed and Conway drove a daisycutter underneath Fabianski.
And they were at it again after 18 minutes when Ritchie fired home his fifth of the season with a daisycutter from the edge of the box.