"nuke" in the noun sense
1. atomic warhead, nuclear warhead, thermonuclear warhead, nuke
the warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb
"nuke" in the verb sense
1. nuke, atomize, atomise, zap
strike at with firepower or bombs
"zap the enemy"
2. atom-bomb, nuke
bomb with atomic weapons
3. microwave, micro-cook, zap, nuke
cook or heat in a microwave oven
"You can microwave the leftovers"
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