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 eruption eruption

noun

  • ( ) the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic material  ( eruption, volcanic eruption )
    the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic material
  • the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum  ( eruption )
    the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum
  • a sudden very loud noise  ( bam, bang, blast, clap, eruption )
    a sudden very loud noise
  • a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some undesirable condition)  ( eruption, irruption, outbreak )
    a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some undesirable condition)
     the outbreak of hostilities
    the outbreak of hostilities
  • (of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so formed)  ( eructation, eruption, extravasation )
    (of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so formed)
  • symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible  ( eruption )
    symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible


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