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Noun: bomber  bó-mu(r)
  1. (military) a military aircraft that drops bombs during flight
     
  2. A person who plants bombs
     
  3. [US] A large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
    - grinder [US], hero [N. Amer], hero sandwich [N. Amer], hoagie [N. Amer], hoagy [N. Amer], Cuban sandwich [N. Amer], Italian sandwich [N. Amer], poor boy [N. Amer], sub [N. Amer], submarine [N. Amer], submarine sandwich [N. Amer], torpedo [US], wedge [US], zep [N. Amer]

Derived forms: bombers

Type of: aeroplane [Brit], airplane [N. Amer], individual, military plane, mortal, person, plane, sandwich, somebody, someone, soul, warplane

Encyclopedia: Bomber