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A guided missile.
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  1. A guided missile.
  2. A weapon or other object, as a spear, bullet, rocket, etc., designed to be thrown, fired, or launched toward a target; often, specif., a guided or ballistic missile
  3. An object or weapon that is fired, thrown, dropped, or otherwise projected at a target; a projectile.
Expense; cost:
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  1. Expense; cost:
  2. The command to attack:
  3. A claim of wrongdoing; an accusation:
An explosive bomb.
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  1. An explosive bomb.
  2. Any shocking surprise
  3. Something which arouses great interest or excitement; sensation; specif., a woman with remarkable sex appeal, typically one who is blond and buxom
A glass container filled with a chemical such as tear gas that is dispersed when the container is thrown and broken.
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  1. A glass container filled with a chemical such as tear gas that is dispersed when the container is thrown and broken.
  2. A glass container to be thrown so that it will break and disperse the chemicals inside: used for putting out fires, spreading tear gas, etc.
  3. A small bomb or explosive missile that is detonated by a fuse and thrown by hand or shot from a rifle or launcher.
A set of electron orbitals that have nearly the same energy. Electrons in outer shells have greater energy than those in shells closer to the nucleus. Elements in the Periodic Table range from the lightest elements with electrons normally occupying one shell (hydrogen and helium) to the heaviest, with electrons in seven shells (radium and uranium, for instance).
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  1. A set of electron orbitals that have nearly the same energy. Electrons in outer shells have greater energy than those in shells closer to the nucleus. Elements in the Periodic Table range from the lightest elements with electrons normally occupying one shell (hydrogen and helium) to the heaviest, with electrons in seven shells (radium and uranium, for instance).
  2. To separate from the shell or covering
  3. To remove the shell of; shuck:
To destroy decisively; wreck:
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  1. To destroy decisively; wreck:
  2. To attack, damage, or destroy with or as with a torpedo
  3. To attack, strike, or sink with a torpedo.
A means used to defend against or defeat another:
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  1. A means used to defend against or defeat another:
  2. An instrument of attack or defense in combat, as a gun, missile, or sword.
  3. An implement used or designed to be used to kill or injure a person. See also gun-control law. An implement used or designed to be used to kill or injure a person. See also gun-control law.
Any explosive in which the combustion of the particles is so rapid as to be virtually simultaneous throughout the mass, producing a powerful explosion
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  1. Any explosive in which the combustion of the particles is so rapid as to be virtually simultaneous throughout the mass, producing a powerful explosion
  2. An explosive, such as TNT, that combusts nearly instantaneously, thereby producing a violent, shattering effect.
  3. Any powerful chemical explosive that, upon detonation, produces gas at a very high rate, thereby producing a very violent effect.
To attack with bombs, shells, or missiles.
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  1. To attack with bombs, shells, or missiles.
  2. To direct a stream of particles at (atomic nuclei) to produce nuclear transmutations
  3. To attack with a cannon firing stone balls.
To attack or burn with napalm
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  1. To attack or burn with napalm
  2. A firm jelly made by mixing gasoline with aluminum salts (made of fatty acids). It is used in some bombs and in flamethrowers. Napalm was developed during World War II.
To use or detonate explosives.
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  1. To use or detonate explosives.
  2. To blow up or move with or as with an explosive; explode
  3. To emit a loud, intense sound; blare:
To make a raid or raids (on)
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  1. To make a raid or raids (on)
  2. To conduct a raid or participate in one.
To bomb from an airplane at the end of a steep dive toward the target.
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  1. To bomb from an airplane at the end of a steep dive toward the target.
A person or thing that is a total failure
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  1. A person or thing that is a total failure
  2. (Informal) A spree:
  3. A failure; a flop:
The condition or fact of not achieving the desired end or ends:
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  1. The condition or fact of not achieving the desired end or ends:
  2. A cessation of proper functioning or performance:
  3. The condition or fact of being insufficient or falling short:
A bottle; esp., a long-necked wine bottle with a rounded lower portion covered in woven straw
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  1. A bottle; esp., a long-necked wine bottle with a rounded lower portion covered in woven straw
  2. A complete failure; esp., an ambitious project that ends as a ridiculous failure
(Slang) A person who has been imprisoned for crime a (specified) number of times
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  1. (Slang) A person who has been imprisoned for crime a (specified) number of times
  2. A person who takes loss in a specified way:
  3. One that loses opportunities or advantages:
A hole or gap made by such washing away, as in a railroad bed
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  1. A hole or gap made by such washing away, as in a railroad bed
  2. An event or action that fails, is canceled, or ends prematurely, often because of rainy weather.
  3. (Slang) A complete failure
A person or thing that fails or is ineffectual
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  1. A person or thing that fails or is ineffectual
  2. A bomb, shell, or explosive round that fails to detonate.
  3. (Informal) One that is disappointingly ineffective or unsuccessful.
In certain poker games, the first three community cards that are dealt face up at the same time.
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  1. In certain poker games, the first three community cards that are dealt face up at the same time.
  2. The sound made when flopping.
  3. (Informal) A failure
(Informal) One that is unsatisfactory or defective:
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  1. (Informal) One that is unsatisfactory or defective:
  2. An inadequate person
  3. The small, spiny, semitropical evergreen citrus tree (Citrus limon) bearing this fruit
(Informal) To be unable to perform efficiently, as in a sporting event, because of tension, strong emotion, etc.
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  1. (Informal) To be unable to perform efficiently, as in a sporting event, because of tension, strong emotion, etc.
  2. (Sports) To shorten one's grip on the handle of a bat or racket. Often used with up.
  3. To become blocked up or obstructed.
To give such a grade of failure to (a student):
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  1. To give such a grade of failure to (a student):
  2. To receive an academic grade below the acceptable minimum in (a course, for example):
  3. To break; not to succeed in reaching a standard or goal; to perform ineptly or faultily; to become bankrupt. To break; not to succeed in reaching a standard or goal; to perform ineptly or faultily; to become bankrupt.
In certain poker games, to have attained (a hand) as a result of the first three community cards that are dealt face up at the same time:
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  1. In certain poker games, to have attained (a hand) as a result of the first three community cards that are dealt face up at the same time:
  2. (Photoengraving) To turn (a film negative) face down before exposure to a metal plate, in order to create a desired mirror image
  3. To flap, strike, throw, or cause to drop noisily and clumsily
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