A bomb deriving its energy from nuclear fusion, especially a hydrogen bomb.
- Therefore, by encasing a fission bomb within a fusion bomb, several problems could be solved.
- From a military standpoint, the fusion bomb had one powerful advantage over the fission bomb.
- While at Los Alamos, Teller began his own research on the feasibility of a thermonuclear or hydrogen fusion bomb.
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Syllabification: fu·sion bomb
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