TNT-ammonium nitrate explosive

TNT-ammonium nitrate explosive

[¦te‚en¦tē ə′mō·nē·əm ′nī‚trāt ig′splō·siv]
(materials)
An explosive containing ammonium nitrate sensitized with trinitrotoluene; a proportion of aluminum powder or calcium silicide may be added to increase power and sensitiveness.