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Another word for detonation

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Noun
  1. A violent release of confined energy, usually accompanied by a loud sound and shock waves

    See also:

    explosion

Another word for detonation

Noun
      1. A violent bursting as a result of internal pressure.
      2. The loud, sharp sound made as a result of either of these actions.
      3. A release of mechanical, chemical, or nuclear energy in a sudden and often violent manner with the generation of high temperature and usually with the release of gases.
      1. The sound of a sudden rush of air or gas, as through a trumpet
      2. A violent verbal assault or outburst:
      3. The steady current of air forced into a blast furnace
      1. A flow of electric current across a gap, as in a spark or arc
      2. A flowing out or pouring forth; emission; secretion:
      3. A discharging or being discharged
      1. The application of heat to harden or glaze pottery
      2. The process of applying fire or heat, as in the hardening or glazing of ceramics.
      3. The stoking of a fire, furnace, etc.
    See also:

    explosion