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A hydrogen bomb.
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(Military) short for hydrogen bomb
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a bomb, more powerful than an atomic bomb, that derives its explosive energy from the thermonuclear fusion reaction of hydrogen isotopes. Also called H-bomb.
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short for hydrogen bomb.
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|Noun||1.||H-bomb - a nuclear weapon that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium|
bomb - an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
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H-bomb[ˈeɪtʃbɒm] N → bomba f H
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n → H-Bombe f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
H-bomb[ˈeɪtʃˌbɒm] n → bomba H
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