Definition of Collapse. Meaning of Collapse. Synonyms of Collapse

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Definition of Collapse

Collapse
Collapse Col*lapse", n. 1. A falling together suddenly, as of the sides of a hollow vessel. 2. A sudden and complete failure; an utter failure of any kind; a breakdown. [Colloq.] 3. (Med.) Extreme depression or sudden failing of all the vital powers, as the result of disease, injury, or nervous disturbance.

Meaning of Collapse from wikipedia

- Collapse or its variants may refer to: Collapse (structural) Collapse (topology), a mathematical concept Collapsing manifold Collapse, the action of collapsing...
- condominium in the Miami suburb of Surfside, Florida, United States, partially collapsed. Ninety-eight people died. Four people were rescued from the rubble, but...
- Collapse! is a series of tile-matching puzzle video games by GameHouse, a software company in Seattle, Washington. In 2007, Super Collapse! 3 became the...
- Societal collapse (also known as civilizational collapse) is the fall of a complex human society characterized by the loss of cultural identity and of...
- runaway nuclear fusion. The original object, called the progenitor, either collapses to a neutron star or black hole, or is completely destro****. The peak...
- Collapse into Now is the fifteenth and final studio album by the American alternative rock band R.E.M., released on March 7, 2011, on Warner Bros. Produced...
- Gravitational collapse is the contraction of an astronomical object due to the influence of its own gravity, which tends to draw matter inward toward the...
- In genealogy, pedigree collapse describes how reproduction between two individuals who share an ancestor causes the number of distinct ancestors in the...
- In quantum mechanics, wave function collapse occurs when a wave function—initially in a superposition of several eigenstates—reduces to a single eigenstate...
- injuring 145. The NTSB cited a design flaw as the likely cause of the collapse, noting that a too-thin gusset plate ripped along a line of rivets, and...