- short for atomic bomb
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
A-bomb (ā′bom′),USA pronunciation n.
- MilitarySee atomic bomb.
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'A-bomb' also found in these entries:
A - A, a - aerial mine - airburst - atomic bomb - bay - bomb - bombe - bombshell - camouflet - car bomb - circular error - crater - deactivate - defuse - demolition bomb - depth charge - detonate - device - dirty bomb - disarm - evacuate - f-bomb - fire ship - flash - fragmentation bomb - fuze - hydrogen bomb - incendiary - kopfring - let off - near miss - nuclear bomb - plastic bomb - red mercury - smoke bomb - suicide bomber - tail - tear bomb - time bomb