Definition of pipe bomb in English:

pipe bomb

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noun

  • A home-made bomb, the components of which are contained in a pipe.
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    • I've had recently, within the last ten days, a bomb placed - a pipe bomb placed at my house.
    • At approximately 9: 03 this morning, a Caltrans maintenance crew located a pipe bomb or what appeared to be a pipe bomb.
    • An improvised explosive device, a pipe bomb, went off and yes, it has, I suppose, marred the reputation of the 1996 Olympics.

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