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Semtex

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Bombs & terrorism
SemtexSem‧tex /ˈsemteks/ noun [uncountable] trademark 🔊 🔊 SCBa powerful explosive often used illegally to make bombs
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SemtexShe remembered what the fat one had said about Mallachy's hands. Semtex.They are jointly charged with conspiracy to cause explosions and possessing Semtex and six assault rifles on or before April 13.
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