Definition of satchel charge in English:

satchel charge

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noun

  • An explosive on a board fitted with a rope or wire loop for carrying and attaching.
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    • Two types of grenade can be lobbed, smoke and fragmentation, while the Covert Ops class can also make use of the satchel charge, a somewhat stealthier explosive device that can be thrown and then detonated remotely from cover.
    • He grabbed a satchel charge, carefully unclasping the clasp and flipping the tan covering off, revealing plastic explosives and a carefully placed set of syringes.
    • This hole was blown open by some sort of satchel charge.

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