heat flash

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Noun1.heat flash - a flash of intense heat (as released by an atomic explosion)
flash - a sudden intense burst of radiant energy
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Over a wide area the resulting heat flash literally vaporises all human tissue.
US officials denied government satellites detected the heat flash of an explosion.
A US infrared satellite detected a heat flash at the same time and same vicinity over Sinai where the Russian plane went down.
US media reported that US satellites recorded a heat flash before the plane crash, but there is no evidence it was a missile.
officials to NBC News show a heat flash near the location of the crash that killed all 224 passengers, the network reported.
"When I saw her again for the first time and looked at her - and you have to realise that neither of us would have won any beauty contests, especially because of the heat flash of the bomb, plus my still badly swollen face, the sheer relief just to see her alive was overwhelming.
The Heat Flash Dry Blow Dryer claims to deliver results 35% faster than the leading dryer with a patented fan technology that doubles the air power provided.
The enhanced images show the heat flash from the impact, the plume and the creation of a new crater inside Cabeus, says Anthony Colaprete, LCROSS principal investigator and project scientist at the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif.
The dome was at the epicentre of the explosion, where the heat reached a temperature of several million degrees centigrade, resulting in a heat flash over a wide area, vaporising all human tissue.