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let′ter bomb`


n.
an envelope containing an explosive device designed to detonate when the envelope is opened.
[1945–50]

mail bomb

An email with a very large file attached to it that is intended to interrupt the functioning of the recipient’s mail server.
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Shortly after law enforcement arrested Sayoc, Trump stood in front of a group of young, black conservatives and sniggered at the phrase "lock him up" about George Soros, the billionaire targeted with a mail bomb.
This mail bomb spree was more than an attack on one party.
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AMAN has been charged in connection with a mail bomb campaign targeting prominent Democrats who have criticised US President Donald Trump.
In 1993, David Gelernter, a Yale University computer scientist, was seriously injured by a mail bomb sent from the Unabomber, Theodore Kaczynski.
According to the gunman's near neighbour and occasional drinking partner Pete King, Holmes "idolised" Ted Kaczynsky, 'Unabomber', the self-styled -"Neo-Luddite survivalist" who terrorised America with a mail bomb campaign.
Takahashi is thought to have played a part in the gas attack on the Tokyo subway on March 20, 1995, which was masterminded by Asahara, whose real name is Chizuo Matsumoto, as well as in other crimes including murders, kidnapping and a mail bomb attack.
The men belonged to a group of fundamentalists who planned a spate of mail bomb attacks during the run-up to Christmas that year and discussed launching a "Mumbai-style" atrocity, prosecutors said.
A YEMEN-BASED al Qaida group is claiming responsibility for last week's international mail bomb plot - and the crash of a United Parcel Service cargo plane in Dubai in September.
Dubai Yemen yesterday came under increasing pressure in the aftermath of the mail bomb plot, with the US announcing it would be sending a team of counterterrorism experts to investigate the incident and Britain sounding a warning.
Shakeel was an accused in the 1996 Frontier Mail bomb blast case in Ghaziabad.
When Naples (Fla.) Daily News Editorial Page Editor Jeff Lytle opened an envelope Friday containing bound notes, articles and photos, an attached business card suggested he'd received a mail bomb.