What is plutonium bomb?

  • (noun): 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).
    Synonyms: atom bomb, atomic bomb, A-bomb, fission bomb

Famous quotes containing the word bomb:

    Lincoln said, “With malice toward none and with charity to all.” Nowadays they say, “Think the way I do or I’ll bomb the daylights out of you.”
    Robert Riskin (1897–1955)