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bomber

Drug slang
A regional street term for a large joint (marijuana cigarette).
 
Military medicine
A military aircraft designed to attack land and sea targets by dropping bombs onto them. They are divided into:
• Strategic bombers—which bomb strategic targets (e.g., supply bases, bridges, factories, shipyards, and cities) to damage an enemy's war effort. As a rule, strategic bombers deliver bigger bombs from higher altitude and are thus less precise. These are of greatest interest/concern for medical personnel on the ground because the damage is greater and less descriminate.
• Tactical bombers—which bomb specific military targets and installations with greater precision than strategic bombing.

Terrorism
A person who detonates an explosive with the intent of killing military personnel or civilians.
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Missile advances could increase the longevity of the current fleet by allowing those bombers to remain outside the range of potential threats.
A US military official says that one Russian Tupolev 95 flew past the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz twice, at a low altitude of about 2,000 ft, while another bomber circled about 50 nautical miles out.
I now understand that suicide bombers are not just stupid and crazy, they believe they have a reason to commit suicide.
Smokey" Jill Wenzel was able to join her fellow NAMA Bombers in Oklahoma and ride with the pack into Dallas.
2005) is transformed into a mad bomber by the cruel abuse he suffers at the hands of a paranoid regime.
12, 1944, says: "Ten Me-109s attacked the rear of the bomber formation from below and left one B-17 burning, with 6 chutes seen to open.
As previously mentioned, the book could have been expanded to provide a more in-depth history of the Bombers.
flew combat missions in Italy and returned home to train bomber crews at Tuskegee.
Also on the boat was Naveed Fiaz, 29, arrested and questioned about whether he has any links to the bombers.
Two weeks later, Goering sent 900 bombers against London and Bomber Command responded by hitting Munich during a Nazi anniversary celebration.
The two suicide bombers made this a parallel device attack, while the car bomb turned it into a secondary one as well.
The Last Flight of Bomber 31: Harrowing Tales of American and Japanese Pilots Who Fought in WWII's Arctic Air Campaign.