Definition of “IED” - English Dictionary

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“IED” in British English

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IEDnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌaɪ.iːˈdiː/ us /ˌaɪ.iːˈdiː/

abbreviation for improvised explosive device: a type of bomb made and used by people who are not members of an official army, etc.:

Their truck was blown up by an IED.

(Definition of “IED” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)