detonate


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Synonyms for detonate

explode

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Synonyms for detonate

to release or cause to release energy suddenly and violently, especially with a loud noise

Synonyms for detonate

cause to burst with a violent release of energy

burst and release energy as through a violent chemical or physical reaction

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And between 1:00 pm and 1:30 pm, Ajjyal El-Salam Association will detonate useless ammunition at the vicinity of El-Ghandoriyeh village in the south.
Police forensic teams may be helped because the "homemade" explosive did not detonate, Mr Fry added.
officials have stated that they plan to detonate the munitions.
"The defendants were proposing to detonate up to eight rucksack bombs in a suicide attack and/or to detonate bombs on timers in crowded areas in order to cause mass deaths and casualties."
And between 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm, Danish Aid Association will detonate useless ammunition at the vicinity of Sawaneh village in the south.
Two of the defendants are in custody and they appeared in the High Criminal Court yesterday to plead not guilty to rioting, causing an explosion and using SIM cards to detonate bombs.
NNA - 29/6/2012 - Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiquA': "On 29/6/2012 between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm, a unit of the army will detonate useless ammunition at the vicinity of Toul region, Nabateih.
KIRKUK / Aswat al-Iraq: Iraqi security forces managed on Wednesday to detonate an improvised explosive device in south of Kirkuk, a source from the joint coordination center said.
Yesterday's attack was the first successful one by a woman suicide bomber in Iraq since the overthrow of Saddam Two years ago, a woman was was caught before she could detonate explosives at a government building in Baghdad.
Navy and police bomb disposal experts were called to North Tyneside yesterday to detonate a sea mine trawled up by fishermen.
Police speculated that the device was either faulty, or that the terrorist merely intended to create panic, then detonate the more lethal explosive belt after police arrived.
FOUR Bahrainis allegedly twice tried and failed to detonate a homemade explosive near police.
The source added that a military engineering unit foiled an attempt to detonate an explosive device planted under a private car near Lanwazit Coffee in al-Maliki area in Damascus.
adding that a third vehicle did detonate on three stage in time.