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used in Hiroshima

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rough calculation or judgment
  • She was wholly unconscious (she later estimated) for about three hours.
    Two — The Fire (38% in)
  • They estimated that even with the primitive bomb used at Hiroshima, it would require a shelter of concrete fifty Inches thick to protect a human being entirely from radiation sickness.
    Four — Panic Grass and Feverfew (67% in)
  • An American gentleman he had just met, named Ralph Edwards, beamed and, turning to the camera, addressed an estimated forty million Americans he attracted every Wednesday night: "Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to "This Is Your Life."
    Five — The Aftermath (87% in)

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