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incendiary

1. of or relating to the illegal burning of property, goods, etc.
2. tending to create strife, violence, etc.; inflammatory
3. (of a substance) capable of catching fire, causing fires, or burning readily
4. a person who illegally sets fire to property, goods, etc.; arsonist
5. (esp formerly) a person who stirs up civil strife, violence, etc., for political reasons; agitator
6. an incendiary substance, such as phosphorus

incendiary

[in′sen·dē‚er·ē]
(ordnance)
Ammunition equipped so that an incendiary effect at the target occurs.

incendiary

Any chemical agent designed to cause combustion, used especially as a filling for certain bombs, shells, bullets, or the like. Also short for incendiary bomb or incendiary shell. See also napalm.
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Israel says the incendiary kites burned about 28,000 dunums of agricultural land, a figure that could not be ascertained, or to what extent the fires actually caused damage.
Many Israeli lawmakers have demanded immediate action against the Incendiary Unit.
Cartridge, Caliber .30 Incendiary, Model 1918--A variant of the M1917, this had a normal bullet profile to comply with international laws regarding open-tipped/ expanding bullets.
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Detectives have now revealed that an 'incendiary device with a timer' was used in this attack.
Ankara [Turkey], Mar 22 ( ANI ): Israel police on Thursday detained a 14-year-old Palestinian child accused of attempting to hurl a flammable incendiary device Molotov cocktail in East Jerusalem.
President Donald Trump's incendiary comments about African nations is an insult to Africa, offensive and at the same time a serious call for introspection.
The US has to revist and rethink the incendiary policy as soon as possible otherwise this could possibly ignite the aflame of regional destruction at any time.
The two main cases regarding incendiary speech and subsequent violence on Aug 22, last year, were lodged at the Artillery Maidan police station.
The US has to revisit and rethink the incendiary policy as soon as possible otherwise this could possibly ignite the flame of regional destruction at any time.
1) Any explosive, incendiary, or poison gas, including the following: a bomb; grenade; rocket having an explosive or incendiary charge of more than four ounces; missile having an explosive or incendiary charge of more than one-quarter ounce; mine; or device similar to any of the previously described devices.
If my source is correct, the white (light gray) is an armor-piercing incendiary round and the red over light gray is an armor-piercing incendiary tracer.