debris storm

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Noun1.debris storm - the sudden spread of dust and debris from a collapsing building; "the destruction of the building produced an enormous debris surge"
surge, upsurge, rush, spate - a sudden forceful flow
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Farinella's group calculates that if such a Hyperion debris storm took place, it should have created more impact craters on the inner moons' rear portions than on their front-facing hemispheres.