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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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JUNE * US Rear Admiral Charles Lockwood orders magnetic exploders on Mark 14 sub torpedoes deactivated
This information can then be used in underwriting to spot increased risk, to identify exploder claims for special handling, to detect patterns that indicate potential fraud, to find subrogation opportunities, and much more.
Screenplay, Down, Jimmy the Exploder. Camera (color, widescreen), Denson Baker; editor, Veronica Jenet; music, Michael Yezerski; production designer, Nick McCullum; sound (Dolby Digital), Ben Osmo.
The were nicknamed the Blonde Class and later, after a series of accidents, the Exploder Class.
Jack sung the praises of heavy metal in The Metal and mimed along to Master Exploder like "a Satanic Milli Vanilli".
It is Gordon's thesis that this founding mother of feminism--far from being a strident caricature, a disappointed rationalist, a wanton sensualist, or a despondent basket case--was brave, tireless, resilient, authentic, original, an exploder of exhausted and/or cliched literary genres, an eloquent proponent of a better world of nonviolent nurturing, and in many ways a model of the rich new female characters who would show up in Jane Austen, as well as in novels by Charlotte Bronte, Virginia Woolf, and Henry James (about all of whom Gordon has also written biographies).
The Exploder will detonate into a mighty cloud of smoke when struck.
The dangerous hoard, which included 1kgof explosive black powder and an Arbra Electrical Exploder, were stolen during a raid on a quarry in the Bolton Woods area of Bradford, yesterday.
Available tools include text conferencing, voting, exploder lists.
Mighty riffs and wailing vocals on Exploder and Show Me How To Live suggest that here, at last, is a band fit to fill Led Zeppelin's shoes.
The four types of e-bomb identified by mi2g include Chain Bombs, Error Message Bombs, Covert Distribution Channel Bombs and Mail Exploder Bombs.
It is an interactive grammar tutorial for ages 9 to 13 that uses inanimate objects like stealth sneakers and exploder fruits for arcade style action, minus the gore.