Sentence Examples with the word Detonators

Again all was silent and then again it sounded as if someone were walking on detonators and exploding them.

In 1900 Bielefeldt found that a fulminate placed on top of an aromatic nitro compound, such as trinitrotoluene, formed a useful detonator; this discovery has been especially taken advantage of in Germany, in which country detonators of this nature are being largely employed.