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defuse

[di′fyüz]
(ordnance)
To remove the fuse from a munition.
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To carry out research projects in the area of ??security research, the procurement of a defusing robot is required at Fraunhofer EMI.
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According to him, when the bomb searching and defusing robotic technology failed, Hukam Khan was called in to handle with simple tools a car loaded with mounds of explosives, complicated suicide jackets on a boy's body or bombs planted on roads.
Local officials said the entire process of evacuating the city and defusing the bomb is likely to take about eight hours.
BARA -- Security forces on Tuesday foiled a major terror bid by defusing four roadside bombs during search operation in Khyber Agency.
He added that the process of defusing it took place without casualties.
In another part of the capital, three policemen were injured while defusing three rockets placed on landmines near a military base.
Local police officer, Khurshid Khan, told media that BDS personnel was defusing two explosive devices.
He further cited combating and defusing the international and western sanctions against Iran and pushing the country towards progress, development and prosperity as the main reasons why Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei has named the Iranian new year as the "Year of Economic Jihad".
BANNU -- Police have foiled a bid of terrorism by defusing seven hand grenades in the limit of Mandan police station here on Wednesday, police said.
Peshawar -- The police defusing two bombs planted alongside of a roadside, foiling a major attack.
PESHAWAR -- Officials of Bomb Disposal Unit (BDU) foiled a terror bid after defusing a time device carrying six kilogram explosives near Ring Road on Friday.