il tubo bomba

English translation: tube bomb

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Italian term or phrase:il tubo bomba
English translation:tube bomb
Entered by: Stella Woods

05:43 Jan 22, 2003
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Italian term or phrase: il tubo bomba
È stata chiamata la polizia, gli studenti sono stati allontanati
dalla scuola e il tubo bomba messo dai terroristi è stato disarmato
Stella Woods
Local time: 22:21
tube bomb
Explanation:
....When an assassin
or terrorist wishes to use a tube bomb, he must wrap it around whatever thing ....

...A 53-year-old Londonderry man is due in court on Wednesday to face explosives charges following the seizure of a mortar bomb and launcher. He is to appear at Limavady Magistrates Court charged with possessing an explosive device and possessing an explosive device with intent to endanger life. It follows the discovery of a Mark 16 mortar and launching tube bomb in the garage .....
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Adriana Esposito
Italy
Local time: 13:51
Grading comment
well I never Adriana.. you learn something every day!
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3 +1tube bomb
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tube bomb


Explanation:
....When an assassin
or terrorist wishes to use a tube bomb, he must wrap it around whatever thing ....

...A 53-year-old Londonderry man is due in court on Wednesday to face explosives charges following the seizure of a mortar bomb and launcher. He is to appear at Limavady Magistrates Court charged with possessing an explosive device and possessing an explosive device with intent to endanger life. It follows the discovery of a Mark 16 mortar and launching tube bomb in the garage .....


    Reference: http://www.nd.edu/~techrev/Archive/Spring2002/a3.html
Adriana Esposito
Italy
Local time: 13:51
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 224
Grading comment
well I never Adriana.. you learn something every day!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gian
2 hrs
  -> Grazie

neutral  ericgj11: I've also heard of it as Pipe Bomb
2770 days
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