Explosive or Incendiary Device Law and Legal Definition

This term means “(A) dynamite and all other forms of high explosives, (B) any explosive bomb, grenade, missile, or similar device, and (C) any incendiary bomb or grenade, fire bomb, or similar device, including any device which (i) consists of or includes a breakable container including a flammable liquid or compound, and a wick composed of any material which, when ignited, is capable of igniting such flammable liquid or compound, and (ii) can be carried or thrown by one individual acting alone.” United States v. Agrillo-Ladlad, 675 F.2d 905, 908 (7th Cir. Ill. 1982)