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Molotov cocktailnoun [C]

uk   /ˌmɒl.ə.tɒfˈkɒk.teɪl/  us   /ˌmɑː.lə.tɑːfˈkɑːk-/
a ​bottlefilled with ​petrol or other ​liquidfuel, with a ​piece of ​cloth in ​itstop, that is set on ​fire and ​thrown
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(Definition of Molotov cocktail from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Molotov cocktail”
in Chinese (Simplified) 莫洛托夫汽油弹…
in Chinese (Traditional) 莫洛托夫燃燒瓶,瓶裝汽油彈…
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