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firebomb

noun [C] uk   /ˈfaɪə.bɒm/  us   /ˈfaɪr.bɑːm/
a bomb that causes destruction by starting a fire rather than exploding: Rioters armed with firebombs set light to police barricades.
firebomb
verb [T] uk   us  
to damage a place with a firebomb: Animal rights extremists have threatened to firebomb any stores that stock fur coats.
Translations of “firebomb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 火焰炸彈,燃燒彈…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火焰炸弹,燃烧弹…
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