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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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Chinese news outlet SINA Military affairs admitted on March 22 that the PLAAF H-6K bomber aircraft face a serious obstacle for missions targeting Taiwan, namely the country's F-16 fleet.
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More than 20,000 soldiers, more than 200 units of tanks and other armored vehicles, more than 120 artillery missile systems of different calibers, multiple rocket launcher systems and mortars, up to 10 units of fighter and bomber aircraft, up to 20 units of army aircraft for various purposes have been involved in the exercises, which will last until September 22.
Established on September 1, 1938, in the build up to World War II, Royal Air Force St Athan's first role was the home of Number 4 School of Technical Training, instructing air engineers to conduct in-flight technical tasks on bomber aircraft. The school has the prestigious honour of having trained 15 of the 19 air engineers who flew in the aircraft on the Dambuster's Raid by 617 Squadron on May 17, 1943.
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