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1. The act of exploding; detonation; a chemical action which causes the sudden formation of a great volume of expanded gas; as, the explosion of gunpowder, of fire damp,etc.

2. A bursting with violence and loud noise, because of internal pressure; as, the explosion of a gun, a bomb, a steam boiler, etc.

3. A violent outburst of feeling, manifested by excited language, action, etc.; as, an explosion of wrath. A formidable explosion of high-church fanaticism. (Macaulay)

Origin: L. Explosio a driving off by clapping: cf. F. Explosion explosion. See explode.

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Cardiostimulation with explosions in room

At the same time stimulate breathing. For example - HHO gas or flour. Is it possible?

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by enarees
Sat Apr 12, 2014 5:55 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Cardiostimulation with explosions in room
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Re: Would an asteroid simply just pass through Jupiter

If you remer when the comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 hit jupiter they resulted in at least 4 explosions on the "surface" of jupiter. THe oters answered you correctly on the hydrogen part. I guess you could think of it liike water. When it is in its gas form there ...

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by vrc53
Sat Mar 08, 2014 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would an asteroid simply just pass through Jupiter
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... the same as you would require scientists to point you a supernova explosion that happens now . And because scientists can only show you supernova explosions that happened tens of thousands of years ago or more because of the time it takes from light to travel from the supernova to the Earth, you ...

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by biohazard
Wed Oct 26, 2011 7:49 am
Forum: Evolution
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Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

... of this one piece of matter, chaotically exploding and creating matter are beyond miniscule. You could simulate a hundred trillion demolition explosions, but you are simply never going to create a car. You wouldn't even end up with a sandwich. Much less a functioning universe. I know that ...

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by Jameshaner
Wed Feb 02, 2011 5:22 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
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Animals can naturally explode "Natural animal explosions can occur for a variety of reasons. On 2004, a buildup of gas inside a decomposing sperm whale, measuring 17 meters (56 ft.) long and weighing 50 tons, caused it to burst in Taiwan. The ...

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by g0ld3n88
Fri Dec 11, 2009 1:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Name a random science fact!
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