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incendiary bomb

[in′sen·dē‚er·ē ′bäm]
(ordnance)
A bomb designed to be dropped from an aircraft to destroy or reduce the utility of a target by the effects of combustion.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Ankara [Turkey], Mar 22 ( ANI ): Israel police on Thursday detained a 14-year-old Palestinian child accused of attempting to hurl a flammable incendiary device Molotov cocktail in East Jerusalem.
In the past two occasions, the terrorists used the incendiary devices in their attack, mainly in suicide attack.
A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: "We were called to St Osburg's Road, Coventry, after an incendiary device was discovered at a property at around 9.45am today.
Yesterday he appeared before magistrates in Peterlee charged with an offence linked to making an incendiary device. He was remanded in custody.
Army experts X-rayed the cylindrical shell - which was about 10-inches long - and confirmed it was a live incendiary device.
Just before that flight landed, Abdulmutallab allegedly tried to ignite an incendiary device hidden in his underwear.
The three Islamic fanatics who were this week found guilty of conspiring to murder by detonating an incendiary device were all British born.
An incendiary device left at the scene is linked to a website used by militant believers in the cause.
CCTV covering the Front Street area caught three masked men get out of a white transit van and hurl an incendiary device into the building.
"This is a very serious situation and it is so easy to plant an incendiary device in a store.
A 33-year-old man charged with carrying an incendiary device aboard an aircraft has been acquitted by a federal jury.