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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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Listening to them go round the track it sounds more like a low-level Second World War bomber squadron.
Flight Lt Terry Cowan, of RAF Lossiemouth, said: "Chief Technician Walton was a highly regarded member of 12 Bomber Squadron, a close personal friend to many of us as well as a highly professional and respected technician.
As a Flight Lieutenant with 38 Bomber Squadron, Mr Foster was shot down in 1940.
The 477th was to be the last segregated bomber squadron in what became the Air Force in 1946.
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He served in DFC RAF Bomber Squadron. He had an ex-wife,Joan McMeakin,and two sons Mark/Marcus born 1943 andRonald,born 1947.
A year later, while flying with a bomber squadron, Japanese planes shot down the plane in which Leggett was riding.
Not just a combat log, The Wrong Stuff also delves into daily life in a bomber squadron, relating humorous anecdotes from Smith's experience in wartime England.
Jackson joined the RAF volunteer reserve in 1939, initially as an engineer, and became a member of 106 Lancaster Bomber squadron on July 28, 1943.
In 1942 he went abroad to India and joined 193 Bomber squadron, later serving in Singapore before being demobbed in June 1946.
Bowen-Bravery survived many operations to the city in his Lancaster J-Jig, which he had nicknamed Bad Penny II, an operation which had claimed the lives of many of the Bomber Squadron before him.
The War Week Mission Rehearsal Exercise will ready the Tornado bomber crews for their tasks in Afghanistan, where they will relieve 12 bomber squadron, also based at Lossiemouth, in supporting Nato and Afghan troops.