delayed-action

Translations

delayed-action

[dɪˈleɪdˈækʃən] ADJde acción retardada
delayed-action bombbomba f de acción retardada
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

delayed-action

adj attr bomb, minemit Zeitzünder; delayed-action shutter release (Phot) → Selbstauslöser m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

delayed-action

[dɪleɪdˈækʃn] adj (Phot) (shutter) → ad azione ritardata
delayed-action bomb → ordigno a scoppio ritardato
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Local historian Norman Dunn points out: "It was possibly a delayed-action land mine.
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The positions of known delayed-action bombs are marked by red flags placed at reasonably, but not guaranteed, safe distance therefrom.
Unfortunately, a delayed-action bomb had not been discovered and went off the following day, taking the life of not only Beryl but also hospital staff and other patients.
Fathers out to catch a delayed-action shot of some shapely thigh may care to video-tape Dancing Girls, on B.B.C.2.
Bridge was awarded two George Medals as well as a King's commendation for brave conduct for defusing German delayed-action bombs fitted with anti-handling devices.
'The ref gave a delayed-action free-kick in a dangerous area and they got the rebound and scored.
DION DUBLIN and Christophe Dugarry were last night hit with delayed-action charges by the FA.
As a special constable, he worked, mostly alone, for more than seven hours near a delayed-action bomb and leaking gas mains to rescue four people alive and recover four bodies.
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DURING the war I worked in a factory next to a building into which a delayed-action bomb had fallen in the night.
During the Easter Raids of 1941, when half of the Daimler Works in Radford was destroyed by fire the Luftwaffe followed up over the Easter period with a night of intense bombing, which included delayed-action bombs; the biggest was in 19 machine shop and was 3,300lbs when recovered by the bomb disposal squad.