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defuse

[di′fyüz]
(ordnance)
To remove the fuse from a munition.
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27 ( ANI ): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Saturday defused an eight kilogram improvised explosive device (IED) in Bijapur district.
Following on a tip-off, a police party along with bomb disposal squad team reached the site and successfully defused five kilograms remote control bomb.
Police and Frontier Corps (FC) personnel cordoned off the area and called Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS), which defused the explosive device weighing 15 kilogrammes.
According to bomb disposal squad BDS has defused 250 bombs in the last one year and thwarted major sabotage bids of terrorism in the city.
BEIRUT: Lebanese Army technicians over the weekend discovered and defused an improvised explosive device at the northern border with Syria, the military announced in a statement.
An expert team immediately rushed to the scene and defused the device which was ready to blow up.
The anti-terror squad and anti-explosive experts searched the two cars and defused the home-made bombs, which were planted in one of the vehicles.
Manama, Dec28(BNA) Capital police have defused this evening a
Abdul Haq, 43, who had defused more than 60 bombs in his career, was headed to the suburb of Badhaber in the city of Peshawar after being called out to deal with a device.
During the operation, the Navy started using a newly built advanced minesweeping system, and navy choppers successfully defused mines using the home-made system.
INDIAN Army on Tuesday defused an improvised explosive device ( IED) in the city outskirts which was similar to the Boston Marathon cooker bomb.
The huge bomb was defused by Sgt Michael Gibson, of the Royal Engineers, who was awarded a George Cross.