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letter bomb

noun

Simple Definition of letter bomb

  • : a bomb that is mailed to someone in a letter or package and that explodes when the letter or package is opened

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of letter bomb

  1. :  an explosive device concealed in an envelope and mailed to the intended victim

1973

First Known Use of letter bomb

1973


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