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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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"We as a family were actually resident at Stanmore, which was an outstation from Bletchley where some of the bombes used to decode German Enigma messages in World War Two were housed.
To serve, trim and unmould the halves of the bombe carefully, stick together and return to the freezer to firm up.
The bombe searched for possible correct settings used for an Enigma message and for each possible setting the bombe performed a chain of logical deductions.
Here one can inspect Enigma and Lorenz machines, as well as a re-creation of a bombe.
Some private companies organized the event during "Bombe Habba".
The Gu Bombe au Chocolat 450g, is available at Sainsbury's, priced pounds 5.99.
The 12 shades include Crazy Beige, Hot Rose, Rouge Bombe and Brun Fatal, and LipDimension costs pounds 12.50.
To serve, spoon some of the mango and key lime into a soup bowl and set a bombe in the center and top with a scoop of passion fruit sorbet.
The Cinnabar collection has gently curved bombe bases with lotus flower carvings for a graceful, somewhat feminine feeling.
L'inquietude suscitee par les deux attentats a la bombe perpetres jeudi contre la police dans la capitale tunisienne a ete amplifiee par le fait que les attaques ont eu lieu le meme jour oo le president tunisien de 92 ans, Beji Caid Essebsi, a ete pris d'un grave malaise et hospitalise.
L'affaire des enseignants contractuels, veritable bombe sociale au sein du secteur de l'enseignement, s'achemine-t-elle vers son denouement?
Son crime fut d'avoir depose une bombe dans la boutique d'un colon a la Guelma.