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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a quantity of explosive to be set off at one time;
- Example: "this cartridge has a powder charge of 50 grains"
[syn: charge, burster, bursting charge, explosive charge]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Burster \Burst"er\ (b[^u]rst"[~e]r), n. One that bursts. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

burster n 1: a quantity of explosive to be set off at one time; "this cartridge has a powder charge of 50 grains" [syn: charge, burster, bursting charge, explosive charge]