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defuse

[di′fyüz]
(ordnance)
To remove the fuse from a munition.
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The bomb disposal unit at Fulforth Way, Sacriston, yesterday.
ALERT n Army bomb disposal robot tackles suspect package in Derry yesterday
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It is no secret that we could use more bomb disposal experts out there," said an MoD spokesman.
There he learned to operate a 'Wheelbarrow' bomb disposal robot, which are used to neutralise suspected explosive devices in Britain.
Punhal Khan, the personnel of Bomb Disposal Squad was assigned the task to defuse landmines along Pat Feeder Canal to carry out act of terrorism," the police said.
There were quite a few police here, there was a cordon and then the bomb disposal people came to remove it.
BOMB disposal experts were scrambled to a Merseyside home after an explosive device was discovered in a garage.
Army Bomb Disposal experts were called to Colaiste Dhulaigh in Kilbarrack, North Belfast, after a suspicious device was found on the grounds at 11.
A controlled explosion of a German mine found near Milford Haven port in Pembrokeshire was expected to be carried out by bomb disposal experts last night.
BOMB disposal experts were called out after a second unexploded device was discovered near a reservoir in as many weeks.
THE Queen yesterday raised fears over Army bomb disposal experts as she honoured a courageous soldier.