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hydrogen bombnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   (abbreviation H-bomb)
a ​nuclearbomb that ​explodes when the ​centralparts of ​itshydrogenatomsjoin together
(Definition of hydrogen bomb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hydrogen bombnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhɑɪ·drə·dʒən ˈbɑm/ (also H-bomb)
a ​type of ​nuclear bomb
(Definition of hydrogen bomb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hydrogen bomb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 氢弹…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氫彈…
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