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BOM'BASTRY, n. Swelling words without much meaning; fustian.
BOMB'-CHEST, n. [bomb and chest.] A chest filled with bombs or only with gunpowder, placed under ground, to make destruction by its displosion. Bombastry Bom"bast*ry, n. Swelling words without much meaning; bombastic language; fustian. Bombastry and buffoonery, by nature lofty and light, soar highest of all. --Swift.
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