high-explosive


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high-explosive

[ˈhaɪɪksˈpləʊsɪv] ADJ high-explosive shellobús m de alto explosivo
see also high D
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"Bomb Disposal Squad found it to be a High-Explosive grenade.
One of the key objectives of the program is to have a modeling capability that will help NNSAs partners determine whether a test was merely a conventional, high-explosive test or one of nuclear proliferation concern.
"On the morning of July 12, six Tu-22M3 long-range strategic bombers carried out a concentrated attack using high-explosive ammunition on ISIL targets East of Palmyra, As Sukhnah and Arak," the statement read.
After inspecting the car, the authorities found 150 kg of C4, a high-explosive material, hidden inside the car, the source said, adding that army engineering members dismantled the explosives.
scale of Birmingham's WWI munitions was less than "The amount of raw materials so extracted in Birmingham alone during the course of the war was well over 9,000 tons of TNT, lyddite etc, sufficient to fill between 25 and 30 million 18-pounder high-explosive shells." Those that created the "terribly explosive" TNT would later be described by journalists as "clever men" and the scale of Birmingham's WWI munitions activities as nothing less than "colossal".
The 105 mm is capable of firing four types of rounds: SABOT, a depleted-uranium armor-piercing round; HEAT, high-explosive anti-tank; HEP, high-explosive plastic; and a canister round.
At least two people were killed and four others, including a foreigner, injured after a high-explosive bomb exploded in a shop-house on Indonesia's Sumatra Island early Tuesday, a local police officer said.
The work is for the demilitarization of nine families of conventional ammunition, including pyrotechnics, bombs, high-explosive cartridges, improved conventional munitions, bulk propellants, fuzes and small-caliber ammunition.
Prepared to deliver high-explosive or nuclear munitions at a moment's notice, the B-2 has massive firepower.
"A force from the 7th Brigade conducted a search operation in the Heet area and found an underground bomb workshop near Heet General Hospital, which contained various types of landmines and 20-liter cans full of high-explosive C4, as well as bags," a Defense Ministry statement said.

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