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explosions, plural;
  1. A violent and destructive shattering or blowing apart of something, as is caused by a bomb

  2. A violent expansion in which energy is transmitted outward as a shock wave

  3. A sudden outburst of something such as noise, light, or violent emotion, esp. anger
    • - an explosion of anger
  4. A sudden political or social upheaval

  5. A rapid or sudden increase in amount or extent
    • - an explosion in the adder population

  1. a violent release of energy caused by a chemical or nuclear reaction
  2. the act of exploding or bursting; "the explosion of the firecrackers awoke the children"; "the burst of an atom bomb creates enormous radiation aloft"
  3. a sudden great increase; "the population explosion"; "the information explosion"
  4. plosion: the terminal forced release of pressure built up during the occlusive phase of a stop consonant
  5. a sudden outburst; "an explosion of laughter"; "an explosion of rage"
  6. a golf shot from a bunker that typically moves sand as well as the golf ball
  7. An explosion is a rapid increase in volume and release of energy in an extreme manner, usually with the generation of high temperatures and the release of gases. An explosion creates a shock wave. ...
  8. Explosion! is The Museum of Naval Firepower situated in the former Royal Naval Armaments Depot at Priddy's Hard, in Gosport, Hampshire, England. The museum tells the story of naval firepower from Gunpowder to the Exocet missile.
  9. The Explosion was a punk rock band from Boston, Massachusetts. On February 13, 2007 the band announced that they had left Virgin Records. On April 30, 2007 the band announced that they were to split up. ...
  10. (Explosions (band)) Explosions in the Sky is an American instrumental post-rock band from Texas. The band has garnered popularity beyond the post-rock scene for their cinematic, elaborately developed guitar work, narratively styled instrumentals, what they refer to as "cathartic mini-symphonies, ...
  11. (Explode (album)) Explode is the fourth full-length studio album by American streetpunk band, The Unseen, released in June 3, 2003.
  12. (Explode (website)) was a website search engine that indexed people. It was created by , the creators of the Elgg social networking platform. aggregated social data from 43 Things, flickr, jaiku, Live Journal,, twitter, and YouTube.
  13. A violent release of energy (sometimes mechanical, nuclear, or chemical.); A bursting due to pressure; The sound of an explosion; A sudden increase; A sudden outburst
  14. (explode) To create an explosion, usually resulting in the destruction of an intended target; To destroy violently or abruptly; To create an exploded view; To disprove or debunk; To blast, to blow up, to burst, to detonate, to go off; To make a violent or emotional outburst
  15. Explosive substance; With the capability to, or likely to, explode; Having the character of an explosion; Easily driven to anger, usually with reference to a person
  16. (Explosions) When a big striper hits a top water bait.
  17. (explode) To play a ball from a bunker moving a large amount of sand. Or what you do if the ball doesn’t get out of the bunker.
  18. (explode(AutoCAD)) A common command which break objects apart into their component pieces. Explode most often works on symbols, breaking them back into their component pieces. In some CAD programs other entities are explodable such as text lines, polylines, or other complex objects.
  19. (Explode) Oogie cries, "Ooh!" and throws an exploding dice at you. Can be dodged by moving.
  20. (Explode) The material carried with the ball when it is hit out of a sand bunker.
  21. (Explode) The term indicates those explosive effects capable of endangering life and property through blast, heat, and projection of missiles. It encompasses both deflagration and detonation.
  22. (Explode) is a feature of some Indexing systems that allows the user to expand a category of terms in a hierarchy from general to specific to retrieve all documents allocated to that specific term or to any of the narrower terms relating to it. ...
  23. (Explode) permits simultaneous searching of both a broad subject and the narrower subjects classed under it (e.g. ...
  24. (explode) (v) çaçdırırģa, çaçılırģa
  25. (explode) A command available in some thesauri that allows searching of all related and narrower subject terms of a given subject heading.