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bomb crater n.

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trou d'obus
fissure de cratère
cratère d'impact
soute à bombes
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"bomb crater": examples and translations in context
... all. I admit that $2 billion is nothing to sneeze at, but when we are trying to fill a $25 billion crater it is not really that much. It is a little like trying to fill a bomb crater with a bucket full of sand. ... milliards de dollars, ce n'est pas rien, mais lorsqu'on veut combler un vide de 25 milliards de dollars, cela représente bien peu. On essaie en quelque sorte de remplir un cratère de bombe avec un seau rempli de sable.
They were buried in the Herdelin cemetery, after being temporarily buried under a tarpaulin in a bomb crater. Ils ont été inhumés dans le cimetière d'herdelin. Après avoir été ensevelis une première fois sous une bâche, dans un trou d'obus.
Many years later, in 1980, all debris from the fission and radioactive materials that were in the Enewetak Atoll were collected and disposed in the crater of the bomb Cactus. De nombreuses années plus tard, en 1980, tous les débris de la fission et les matières radioactives qui se trouvaient dans l'Atoll d'Enewetak ont été collectés et jetés dans le cratère de la bombe Cactus.
The crater should direct the explosive force of the bomb like a rocket nozzle. Le cratère devrait pouvoir canaliser la force de la bombe.
The blast crater is about 100, 150 yards wide, which suggests a low-yield device, quite a bit smaller than the Hiroshima bomb. Le cratère a un diamètre de 90 à 140 mètres, ce qui suppose un engin de faible rendement. Bien plus petit que la bombe d'Hiroshima.
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