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English

Etymology

Formed from na(phthenic) palm(itic) acid, the two original components of the substance.

Noun

Singular
napalm

Plural
-

napalm (-)
  1. A highly flammable, viscous substance, (designed to stick to the body while burning), used in warfare to cause widespread death and destruction, especially in wooded areas.

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Verb

Infinitive
to napalm

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to napalm (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To spray or attack an area using such substance.

Croatian

Etymology

From English napalm.

Noun

napalm m. sg.

  1. napalm

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