a-bomb a-bomb

Definition(s):

  • (n) a nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239)

News

  • Today in history: July 24

    President Martin Van Buren dies, FDR makes a daring demand, and rumors of the A-bomb circulate at Potsdam
    on July 24, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News

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