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explode

(eks-plōd′) [L. explodere, to drive away by clapping the hands]
1. To release energy suddenly, as when a bomb detonates.
2. In epidemiology, to appear suddenly or have rapid onset.
3. To display a powerful emotion in words or deeds
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Senegal take on Turkey for a place in the semi-finals tomorrow but Cisse warned: "A speck of dust can make everything explode.
At the time, they said, they never would have believed that Kapton could explode. Quick fixes, such as rerouting wires, adding extra layers of insulation, and tutoring sailors on handling Kapton with more care, became the prescription of choice.
Ammonia is not highly flammable but its containers might explode when exposed to intense heat due to pressure build up.
That's too gentle to blow away all the matter that astronomers know must be expelled by massive stars before they explode.
The danger is usually from eggs cooked in their shells but even those without shells can explode, the experts told the British Medical Journal.
When a collision triggers air-bag sensors, toxic pills made of nitrogen and the mystery element explode. The reaction releases harmless nitrogen gas, which fills the air bag at a speed of up to 322 kilometers (200 miles) per hour, "But manufacturers are phasing [the pills] out because of their toxicity," says Betterton.
Apple claimed on its Chinese website Friday its iPhones would shut down rather than explode, to protect hardware from damage due to low voltages.
The car was cornered inside the garage, which was supposed to explode during the 40.