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a source of danger or difficulty not easily foreseen and avoided

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an explosive mine hidden underground

an unforeseen or unexpected or surprising difficulty

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The blast in the Northwestern suburb of Wadi Barada killed the "terrorists," who were booby-trapping the car, and also killed innocent civilians, the state-run news agency reported, spelling no further details.
The Interior Ministry's Rapid Deployment Force uncovered a plant for booby-trapping cars in an agricultural area in Sewaira town, 135 km to the north of Kut, the capital of Wasit Province," Col.
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / Iraqi Sukhoi aircraft targeted a camp of (The Cubs of Khelafa) and a plant for booby-trapping and shielding the vehicles in al-Qaim.
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / A number of Daesh elements were killed and destroyed plants of booby-trapping and making IEDs and stores of weapons and munitions in airstrikes by the Iraqi Air Force aircraft and the international coalition in the various sectors of operations.
Baquba / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / The joint security forces seized two workshops for booby-trapping vehicles and manufacturing explosive belts in vast combing operations north of Baquba.
BAGHDAD / NINA / The military media cell announced the killing of dozens terrorists of Daash and the destruction of booby-trapping workshop in air strikes in Qa'im and Qayyarah.
KIRKUK / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / A security source in Kirkuk, said that the army aviation destroyed a plan for booby-trapping in the district of Hawija, west of Kirkuk.
BAGHDAD / NINA / The security forces killed dozens of Daash militants and destroyed two workshops for booby-trapping vehicles in Khalidiya island of Anbar.
Gen Raed Shakir Jawdat said in a statement, "The security forces found a large plant for booby-trapping cars and making improvised explosive devices in Nazzal neighborhood, in the center of Fallujah.