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Explosives (Rbmdse)

Definition
Chemical substances that undergo a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck. (Source: wordnet.princeton.edu)
Broader Term
Hazardous materials (Rbmds)
Narrower Terms
Plastic explosives (Rbmdsep)
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Carcinogens (Rbmdsb)
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Flammable materials (Rbmdsf)
Poisons (Rbmdsp)
Radioactive materials (Rbmdsr)
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Explosives detectors (Dmgdre)
Bombs (Qtpyb)