explosion

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • noun the action of bursting as a result of internal pressure
  • noun a sudden increase

Aviation

  • noun a release of energy in a sudden and often violent way
  • noun an act of bursting as a result of internal pressure
  • noun the loud sound made as a result of an explosion

Electronics

  • A reaction, such as that of a chemical or nuclear nature, in which a large amount of energy is released in a very short time interval, and which is usually accompanied by high temperatures and the release of gases.
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