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gunpowder

noun [U]  us   /ˈɡʌnˌpɑʊ·dər/
a substance in powder form that is used in making explosive devices
Translations of “gunpowder”
in Chinese (Traditional) 火藥…
in Russian порох…
in Turkish barut…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火药…
in Polish proch (strzelniczy)…
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