solid explosive

solid explosive

[′säl·əd ik′splō·siv]
(materials)
An explosive employed in the form of a powder, a light-running granulated mass, or as solid sticks.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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