parachute fragmentation bomb

parachute fragmentation bomb

[′par·ə‚shüt ‚frag·mən′tā·shən ‚bäm]
(ordnance)
A fragmentation bomb adapted for drop by parachute, used in low-level bombing to give the bombing plane time to escape.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.