maximite

noun
max·​im·​ite | \-ˌmīt\
plural -s

Definition of maximite 

: a high explosive of the picric acid class formerly used in armor-piercing shells

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History and Etymology for maximite

Hudson Maxim †1927 American inventor and explosives expert + English -ite

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