Definitions

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  • n. 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.

    Art Car Parade: The Emperor's New Car

  • 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

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

    Latest News from JAVA Developer's Journal

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

    TravelPod.com TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at TravelPod.com

  • 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.

    TravelPod.com TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at TravelPod.com

  • The Dreadful Grate* - small skull with thunderflash and skeleton with rose crown / garland

    Word Magazine - Comments

  • Tak kiralah guna C4, plastic explosive (PE), stun grenade, detonater, detonater cord, thunderflash, CLC (Cutting Liner Charge) atau apa saja, awat yang gatai sangat nak mengganas dengan bom dek kerana kedekut tak bertempat?!!

    ~penarik beca

  • We had a pilchard grenade permanently on the NBC pack for such occasions, 1x NBC glove,1x can of MINGING pilchards,2x thunderflash, lots of black nasty, They loved it on the fight through when you lobbed it off the side.

    Army Rumour Service

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