depth bomb


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Noun1.depth bomb - a bomb that explodes at a preset depth under waterdepth bomb - a bomb that explodes at a preset depth under water; antisubmarine device
bomb - an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
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Guam: Bomb, Depth bomb, Regulus, Nike Hercules, Hotpoint, Little John, Honest John, Davy Crockett (1950-1969)
In 1959, VS-21's inventory of S2F-1S1 (S-2F) versions, which featured improved sensors, was augmented with several S2F-2 (S-2C) versions, which featured a weapons bay large enough to carry a nuclear depth bomb.
Two nuclear depth bombs on the undercarriage could deliver the goods, if called for.