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Word: detonation

Definition: explosion


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::: gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
::: amulet - charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck
::: supersede - replace; cause to be set aside; make obsolete; N. supersession
::: obsolete - outmoded; no longer used
::: aseptic - preventing infection; having a cleansing effect
::: collate - examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)
::: zeal - eager enthusiasm (to a cause or ideal); ADJ. zealous
::: pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
::: animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
::: outwit - outsmart; defeat by behaving more cleverly