ANFO

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ANFO,

ammonium nitrate and fuel oil. See explosiveexplosive,
substance that undergoes decomposition or combustion with great rapidity, evolving much heat and producing a large volume of gas. The reaction products fill a much greater volume than that occupied by the original material and exert an enormous pressure, which can be
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Ammonium nitrate explosives for civil applications; slurries, emulsions and ammonium nitrate fuel oils.