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torpedo

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torpedo
bepaald soort bom
armament consisting of a long cylindrical self-propelled underwater projectile that detonates on contact with a target

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an explosive device that is set off in an oil well (or a gas well) to start or to increase the flow of oil (or gas)

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a small firework that consists of a percussion cap and some gravel wrapped in paper; explodes when thrown forcefully against a hard surface

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a small explosive device that is placed on a railroad track and fires when a train runs over it; the sound of the explosion warns the engineer of danger ahead

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any sluggish bottom-dwelling ray of the order Torpediniformes having a rounded body and electric organs on each side of the head capable of emitting strong electric discharges

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a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

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moordenaar in opdracht v.e. ander
a professional killer who uses a gun

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iemand die terreurdaden pleegt
a professional killer who uses a gun

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misdadig figuur
a professional killer who uses a gun

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torpedo
doen zinken
attack or hit with torpedoes

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