detonating device


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Noun1.detonating device - a mechanical or electrical explosive device or a small amount of explosivedetonating device - a mechanical or electrical explosive device or a small amount of explosive; can be used to initiate the reaction of a disrupting explosive
blasting cap - a small tube filled with detonating substances; used to detonate high explosives
explosive device - device that bursts with sudden violence from internal energy
percussion cap - a detonator that explodes when struck
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The Mobile Number Portability Act is also expected to help address terrorism as it is known that terrorists use easily accessible and disposable mobile phones and sim cards for carrying out bomb attacks using explosives rigged to a cellphone detonating device.
These ships use sonar and video systems, cable cutters and a mine detonating device that can be released and detonated by remote control.
Prosecutors said that Assadi commissioned a couple living in Antwerp to carry out the attack, and supplied them with 500 grams of the explosive TATP and a detonating device, at a meeting in Luxembourg in late June.
There was no detonating device present in the car, found on a Seine riverside stretch called the Quai de Montebello, metres from the Notre-Dame cathedral.
At the centre, the couple left three pipe bombs with a remote-control detonating device that apparently malfunctioned and had more than 1600 rounds of ammunition remaining when police killed them in their rented pick-up truck.
CIA agents have reportedly found some bombs can be made with a couple of ounces of liquid explosives and a non-metallic detonating device, and can be surgically implanted into would-be bombers or hidden in electrical devices or shoes with little possibility of detection.
High-powered firearms including a 50 caliber sniper rifle (barret), two M-60 machineguns, an M-16 rifle, and an M-79 grenade launcher alongside a detonating device and other gun-making gadgets were recovered from the residence of a certain Cader Sarosong, the suspected facility operator, Macasero said.
Iran is be= lieved to have conducted successful tests of a nuclear detonating device si= x years ago.
Three similar calls were made to the North Wales Police control room, and the caller claimed that there was a 30-minute countdown and that he had the remote detonating device.
It must have been some detonating device, which did the damage."
With the cease-fire, the Communists handed us a time bomb - but they held on to the remote detonating device. They can still detonate it at the moment of their choosing.