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  1. hand grenade(noun)

    a grenade designed to be thrown by hand


  1. hand grenade(Noun)

    A small hand-held explosive device designed to be thrown at the enemy.


  1. Hand grenade

    A hand grenade is any small bomb that can be thrown by hand. A variety of types of hand grenades exist, with explosive grenades designed to detonate after impact or after a set amount of time the most commonly used in modern warfare. Grenadiers were originally soldiers who specialized in throwing grenades.

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