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pipe bomb

n.
An explosive device contained in a metal pipe.
tr.v. pipe·bombed, pipe·bomb·ing, pipe·bombs
To blow up (something) with a pipe bomb.

pipe bomb

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a small explosive device hidden in a pipe or drain, detonated by means of a timer

pipe′ bomb`


n.
a small homemade bomb typically contained in a metal pipe.
[1965–70]
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Noun1.pipe bomb - a small homemade bomb usually contained in a metal pipepipe bomb - a small homemade bomb usually contained in a metal pipe
bomb - an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
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He added: "Social media posts regarding use of pipe bombs and burning vehicles have been noted and while I would not advocate that this is a serious threat, it does go some way to evidencing the hardened attitudes of some."
BY ELAINE KEOGH A GUN and a bag of pipe bombs were found on waste land used as a shortcut by school children.
The package intercepted looked similar in appearance to the pipe bombs that were sent to high-profile politicians including former president Barack Obama, former First Lady of the United States Hilary Clinton, and to the CNN's New York bureau.
WASHINGTON, Oct 26 (KUNA) -- Cesar Sayoc, the suspect arrested on Friday for allegedly sending packages with pipe bombs to numerous democratic leaders, was charged with five federal crimes and faces up to 58 years in prison if convicted.
The case in question dates back to 1998, when Stephenville police learned from a former roommate of Evans - who was then in his early 20s - that he was keeping in his apartment two 1-foot pipe bombs and a 2-foot piece of PVC pipe.
The source added typical pipe bombs were used by Naxals in Andhra Pradesh in the 1990s, but after 2000, the IM and SIMI extremists started using such material to prepare bombs.
Gardai carried out a number of morning searches and recovered two pipe bombs, firearms, ammunition and a quantity of cash.
But they found he had also been making pipe bombs in his bedroom and was hoarding ammunition.
The caller said there were four pipe bombs in the building.
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Al Joseph DeGuzman had amassed pipe bombs, Molotov cocktails and five types of rifles in late 2000--and was arrested only after a photo lab worker saw snapshots of his arsenal and called police.
THE UDA yesterday moved to attempt to show it has the peace process at heart - and dumped a cache of pipe bombs for cops to find at a north Belfast flashpoint.