Definition of Explosion. Meaning of Explosion. Synonyms of Explosion
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Definition of Explosion
ExplosionExplosion Ex*plo"sion, n. [L. explosio a driving off by
clapping: cf. F. explosion explosion. See Explode.]
1. The act of exploding; detonation; a chemical action which
causes the sudden formation of a great volume of expanded
gas; as, the explosion of gunpowder, of fire damp,etc.
2. A bursting with violence and loud noise, because of
internal pressure; as, the explosion of a gun, a bomb, a
steam boiler, etc.
3. A violent outburst of feeling, manifested by excited
language, action, etc.; as, an explosion of wrath.
A formidable explosion of high-church fanaticism.
Meaning of Explosion from wikipedia
- An explosion
is a rapid increase
in an extreme
with the generation
of high temperatures
and the release...
- The Halifax Explosion
was a maritime disaster
in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, which happened
on the morning
of 6 December
1917. The Norwegian
- The Explosion
is an American
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- The Cambrian explosion
or Cambrian radiation
was an event approximately
541 million years
ago in the Cambrian period
when most major animal phyla
- On November
10, 2012, an explosion
in the Richmond
in Indianapolis, Indiana, killed
more than $4 million
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A nuclear explosion
is an explosion
as a result
of the rapid release
from a high-speed nuclear
on board. Nearby ships registered
the initial explosion
and a second, much larger, explosion which registered
4.2 on the Richter scale
- that the second explosion
was another steam explosion
to this version, the first explosion
was a more minor steam explosion
in the circulating...
- The Wanggongchang Explosion occurred
on 30 May 1626 in Beijing, China. It likely killed around
20,000 people. The explosion
on the morning...
of explosions killed
and injured hundreds
at a container storage station
at the Port of Tianjin. The first
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