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gas bomb

[′gas ‚bäm]
(ordnance)
A bomb designed to produce casualties among personnel and to contaminate an area; a burster charge splits the bomb case and disperses the gas filler over the area.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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