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noun bomb pronunciation in American English /bɑm/
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pluralbombs
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  1. 1
    [countable] a weapon made to explode at a particular time or when it hits something
    Bombs fell on the city every night for two weeks.
    plant a bomb: The bomb had been planted in a busy street.
    1. a.
      [only before noun] relating to or caused by a bomb
      a bomb attack
      a bomb blast/explosion
  2. 2
    [countable] American a container in which insect poison is kept under pressure
    a flea bomb (=used for killing fleas)
  3. 3

    the bomb

    or

    the Bomb

    old-fashioned nuclear weapons, considered as a group

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