smoke grenade

type of explosive which emits smoke when activated

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Smoke grenade — Smoke grenades are canister type grenades used as ground to ground or ground to air signaling devices, target or landing zone marking devices, or a screening devices for unit movements. Smoke grenades are normally considered non lethal, although… …   Wikipedia

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  • M243 smoke grenade launcher — The M243 smoke grenade launcher uses rounds filled with red phosphorus. Upon activation, a dense cloud of white smoke is created from ground level up to a minimum height of 7 meters and between 20 and 50 meters from the vehicle in 2 to 6 seconds …   Wikipedia

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  • Smoke screen — For the Transformers character, see Smokescreen (Transformers) A smoke screen is a release of smoke in order to mask the movement or location of military units such as infantry, tanks, aircraft or ships.It is most commonly deployed in a canister …   Wikipedia

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  • Smoke bomb — A smoke bomb is a firework designed to produce smoke upon ignition. While there are smoke generating devices that are dropped from airplanes, the term smoke bomb is used to describe the three types of devices:# A smoke ball is a hollow, cherry… …   Wikipedia

  • smoke bomb — noun a bomb that gives off thick smoke when it explodes; used to make a smoke screen or to mark a position • Syn: ↑smoke grenade • Hypernyms: ↑bomb * * * noun : a chemical bomb containing a smoke producing substance; especially : any of various… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Smoke composition — A smoke composition is a pyrotechnic composition designed primarily to generate smoke. Smoke compositions are used as obscurants or for generation of signalling smokes. Some are used as a payload of smoke bombs and smoke grenades.ObscurantsSmoke… …   Wikipedia


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