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ammunition dump

[‚am·yə′ni·shən ‚dəmp]
(ordnance)
An ammunition storage point, usually established in the field for temporary use.
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NICOSIA: Cyprus launched a criminal investigation Tuesday into the cause of a massive blast at a munitions dump which killed 12 people and destroyed the island's largest power station.
Earlier yesterday, military officials said a US soldier was killed and another injured in southern Iraq when a munitions dump they were guarding exploded.
With 30 acres of bunkers, a village, a real helicopter, a bridge, aerial walkways, a munitions dump and tree houses, Task Force is an exciting and exhilarating day out.
TWO THOUSAND people are now feared dead after explosions at a military munitions dump in Nigeria.
Cyprus's defence minister and army chief resigned after munitions dump blast that killed 12 people on Monday, government spokesman Stefanos Stefanou said.
AS onlookers wept and wailed, rescuers retrieved the bodies of hundreds of people who plunged in terror into weed-choked canals after fleeing a chain of powerful explosions at a Nigerian munitions dump.
AS onlookers wept and wailed, rescuers yesterday retrieved the bodies of hundreds of people who plunged in terror into weed-choked canals after fleeing a chain of powerful explosions at a Nigerian munitions dump.
THE toll from a series of explosions at a military munitions dump in Lagos, Nigeria's sprawling commercial capital, officially rose to 600 today but more than 2,000 are feared dead.
There were still flames and small explosions at the munitions dump several hundred yards away, even after the fires and major blasts had died down.
Up to 200 US Rangers attacked an airfield and munitions dump at leader Mullah Mohammad Omar's command centre in Kohi Baba.
RAF Harriers successfully blew up a munitions dump used by Serbian military police in a mission in which one pilot had to evade possible surface-to-air missiles.
The elite squad parachuted close to the outskirts of Kandahar, wiping out an airfield and munitions dump in the mid- night assault.

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