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Parts of bombs or explosives

charge

noun

an amount of the substance that makes a bomb explode

detonator

noun

a piece of equipment on a bomb that makes it explode

fuse

noun

an object like string that burns slowly to make a bomb, firework etc explode

fuse

noun

a piece of electrical equipment used for exploding a bomb, firework etc from a distance

nitroglycerine

noun

a chemical used for making bombs and some types of medicine

payload

noun

the amount of a substance that causes an explosion which a missile contains

pin

noun

the metal part that a soldier pulls out of a hand grenade before throwing it

shrapnel

noun

small pieces of metal that fly out of a bomb or bullet when it explodes

warhead

noun

the front part of a bomb or missile that explodes

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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