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explosive ordnance

Definition/Scope: (JP 1-02) All munitions containing explosives, nuclear fission or fusion materials, and biological and chemical agents. This includes bombs and warheads; guided and ballistic missiles; artillery, mortar, rocket, and small arms ammunition; all mines, torpedoes, depth charges, demolition charges, pyrotechnics, clusters and dispensers; cartridge and propellant actuated devices; electro-explosive devices; clandestine and improvised explosive devices; and all similar or related items or components explosive in



Broader Terms:

ordnance

Narrower Terms:

actuator
artillery
ballistic missile
bomb
cluster weapon
dispensers
exploders
explosive
explosive charge
explosive remnants of war
explosively formed penetrator
fuzes (ordnance)
guided missile
mine (ordnance)
mortar
projectors (ordnance)
pyrotechnics
rockets
small arms ammunition
torpedoes
warhead

Related Terms:

CBRN operations
explosive hazard(s)
Explosive Ordnance Disposal


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