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detonation

de tuh nay shuhn

  • n  a violent release of energy caused by a chemical or nuclear reaction
  • n  the act of detonating an explosive

  • The guts of the nuclear warhead are kept separate from the rest of the device, and a nuclear detonation is impossible without both pieces.
  • PTI Correspondent Karsten Prager reported from the command bunker on Amchitka that half a second after detonation the earth heaved upward, hiding the test site in a curtain of .
  • Early analysis of the composition and means of detonation of the Marriott bomb indicate the handiwork of Azahari, a Malaysian geophysicist who literally wrote the book on bombing .

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