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suicide bomber

noun [C] uk   us  
a person who has a bomb hidden on his or her body and who kills himself or herself in the attempt to kill others
Translations of “suicide bomber”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自殺性炸彈襲擊者, 人肉炸彈…
in Russian террорист-смертник…
in Turkish intihar bombacısı, canlı bomba…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自杀性炸弹袭击者, 人肉炸弹…
in Polish zamachowiec samobójca…
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