illuminating grenade

illuminating grenade

[ə′lü·mə‚nād·iŋ grə‚nād]
(ordnance)
Hand grenade or rifle grenade designed to provide illumination by a burning action; used also as a trip flare or as an incendiary device.
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Acquisition of crushing and illuminating grenades for mortar of 120 mm.