hand grenade


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hand grenade

[′hand grə‚nād]
(ordnance)
A grenade designed to be thrown by hand.
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Simon Shilton, operations commander for West Midlands Fire Service added: "During the clear up operation after the fire we discovered what appeared to be a hand grenade in the flat.
A spokesperson from Hoylake Golf Club said: The club was evacuated after a possible hand grenade was found in one of the fields.
It is thought that the homeowner had kept the hand grenade on his mantelpiece next to a number of ornaments.
A member of the elite police Special Task Force commando unit was demonstrating the use of a hand grenade which accidentally exploded, an eye witness said.
The hand grenade was found by the woman during a clear-out of her elderly mother's home and it was her intention to hand it in to the police station.
The hand grenade, which was left on the Elizabeth Lake boat ramp, appeared to be a dummy and the suspicious package left in front of Fire Station 117 in east Lancaster on Thursday night turned out to be a bucket containing a device used to wrap pallets in plastic.
A MAN killed his 13-month-old son and himself with a hand grenade after losing a custody battle with the child's mother.
Yesterday, he found a rusty Mills fragmentation hand grenade.
PESHAWAR -- Unidentified extortionists hurled a hand grenade in the house of a trader in posh Hayatabad area of provincial capital on Thursday.
KARACHI -- Terrorists hurled a hand grenade on a private school in Karachi's North Nazimabad area, however, no one was fortunately injured in the attack.
PESHAWAR -- The Bomb Disposal Unit (BDU) of Khyber Pakhtunkwa is engage in defusing a suicide jacket which the suicide bomber failed to blow and scores of hand grenade seized from the Imambargah Imamia.
320 pieces of hand grenade, hand grenade SIG RED smoke.