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The controlled use of explosives to achieve specific underwater work requiring cutting, fragmenting, perforating, or pounding. The use of underwater explosives was pioneered by the military before and during World War II for the removal of beach obstructions prior to amphibious landings, mine clearance, channel cutting, and the demolition of wrecked vessels.
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