clean bomb


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clean bomb

[¦klēn ¦bäm]
(ordnance)
A nuclear bomb that produces relatively little radioactive fallout.
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A clean bomb is an atom bomb that leaves little or no radiation.
Robert Gregory's Clean Bombs and Dirty Wars is based on the author's argument that "without having anyone on the ground ...
Rhys' day job, Super Furry Animals, have always had a politicised edge, and it was maintained here, especially when he sang that "dirty bombs and clean bombs look the same if you look closely".