neutron bomb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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neutron bombnoun [C]

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a ​type of ​nuclearweapon that is used ​acrossshortdistances, ​designed to ​killpeoplerather than ​destroybuildings or ​vehicles: Neutron ​bombsreleaselethalradiationinstead of ​exploding with a lot of ​heat and ​wind.
(Definition of neutron bomb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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