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Synonyms for defuse

deactivate

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Antonyms for defuse

remove the triggering device from

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Durham Police and bomb disposal officers from Catterick Garrison, in North Yorkshire, were called to the property in Sacriston, near Chesterle-Street, yesterday morning.
BRAVE: Marc Smith army bomb disposal officer at home and in Afghanistan (PC221209Bsmith)
The Queen's question comes a few weeks after Colonel Bob Seddon, the Army's top bomb disposal officer, resigned amid concerns over cuts.
When we talk about engaging the enemy, no one does it in such close proximity as our bomb disposal teams.
The Army bomb disposal unit were called to the incident and carried out a controlled explosion," the West Midlands Police spokesman added.
Army bomb disposal experts were called in and collected the shell, which they then took to nearby farmland and safely destroyed in an explosion.
Royal Logistics Corps bomb disposal soldiers could be seen taking equipment from a bomb disposal truck into the property.
BOMB disposal experts removed five shells from a mountainside yesterday afternoon.
Army bomb disposal experts were called in by police after the apparent discovery of bomb-making equipment at a house in Old Hinckley Road.
NAVY chiefs at Scotland's nuclear submarine base called in bomb disposal experts - for a bag of dirty laundry.
Members of the 721 Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal Regiment march past one of their Wheelbarrow robotic bomb disposal machines during a ceremony marking the closure of the regional depot in Moreton on Lugg, near Hereford.
PESHAWAR -- The Bomb Disposal Squad foiled a bid of terrorism by defusing a low intensity bomb on busy Pando road here Thursday.
The school administration have evacuated the students from school and informed the bomb disposal squad.
PESHAWAR -- The Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak paid a visit to the Shuhada Memorial of Bomb Disposal Unit and formally inaugurated the Police School of Explosives Handling in Nowshera on Monday.
BOMB disposal experts were called to a Stockton building site after part of an old shell was found.