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  • noun military A pyrotechnic device that generates a loud noise; it is used to simulate battlefield conditions

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Examples

  • If there was a screaming Muslim mob underneath his bedroom window trying to batter down his front door and he lobbed a thunderflash into the middle of them the chance of innocent suffering would have been exceedingly small.

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  • If there was a screaming Muslim mob underneath his bedroom window trying to batter down his front door and he lobbed a thunderflash into the middle of them the chance of innocent suffering would have been exceedingly small.

    Art Car Parade: The Emperor's New Car

  • If there was a screaming Muslim mob underneath his bedroom window trying to batter down his front door and he lobbed a thunderflash into the middle of them the chance of innocent suffering would have been exceedingly small.

    'Burnley BNP Bombers' Update

  • The order came amid a tense stand-off between several hundred squatters and police, who late Wednesday night fired rubber bullets after being stoned by residents, and on Thursday morning used a thunderflash on the crowd.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The order came amid a tense stand-off between several hundred squatters and police, who late Wednesday night fired rubber bullets after being stoned, and on Thursday morning used a thunderflash to keep the invaders at bay.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • I threw a thunderflash firecracker within a few yards of them & all they did was to retreat behind the nearest bush.

    Ancestral Passions

  • I threw a thunderflash firecracker within a few yards of them & all they did was to retreat behind the nearest bush.

    Ancestral Passions

  • The Thunderflash Exchange is live now at www. thunderflash.com.

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  • Every few minutes someone would let off another thunderflash, presumably to check that the blessing was working!!

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  • Today was the Festival of Sant Antoni, the Spanish patron saint of animals and we were woken by the loud bangs of a type of thunderflash around the area.

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