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eruption

sudden, violent outburst; ejection of molten rock or steam from a volcano or geyser
Not to be confused with:
irruption – a breaking or bursting in; a violent incursion or invasion
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e·rup·tion

 (ĭ-rŭp′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or process of erupting.
b. An instance of erupting.
2. A sudden, often violent outburst.
3.
a. An appearance of a rash or blemish on the skin.
b. Such a rash or blemish.
4. The emergence of a tooth through the gums.
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e•rup•tion

(ɪˈrʌp ʃən)

n.
1. an issuing forth suddenly and violently; outburst; outbreak.
2. the ejection of molten rock, steam, etc., as from a volcano or geyser.
3. something that is erupted or ejected, as molten rock.
4.
a. the breaking out of a rash or the like.
b. the rash itself.
5. the emergence of a growing tooth through the gum tissue.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eruption - the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic materialeruption - the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic material
discharge - the sudden giving off of energy
Plinian eruption - a volcanic eruption in which a stream of gas and ash is violently ejected to a height of several miles
2.eruption - symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible
eczema vaccinatum, Kaposi's varicelliform eruption - a now rare complication of vaccinia superimposed on atopic dermatitis with high fever and generalized vesicles and papulovesicles
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
enanthem, enanthema - eruption on a mucous membrane (as the inside of the mouth) occurring as a symptom of a disease
exanthem, exanthema, skin eruption - eruption on the skin occurring as a symptom of a disease
rash, roseola, skin rash, efflorescence - any red eruption of the skin
3.eruption - (of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so formed)
volcano, vent - a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
activeness, activity, action - the state of being active; "his sphere of activity"; "he is out of action"
4.eruption - a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some undesirable condition)eruption - a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some undesirable condition); "the outbreak of hostilities"
happening, natural event, occurrence, occurrent - an event that happens
epidemic - a widespread outbreak of an infectious disease; many people are infected at the same time
recrudescence - a return of something after a period of abatement; "a recrudescence of racism"; "a recrudescence of the symptoms"
5.eruption - a sudden very loud noiseeruption - a sudden very loud noise    
noise - sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound); "he enjoyed the street noises"; "they heard indistinct noises of people talking"; "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"
water hammer - the banging sound of steam in pipes
6.eruption - the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum
egress, emergence, issue - the becoming visible; "not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins"
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eruption

noun
1. explosion, discharge, outburst, venting, ejection the volcanic eruption of Tambora in 1815
2. flare-up, outbreak, sally the sudden eruption of violence on the streets of the city
3. (Medical) inflammation, outbreak, rash, flare-up an unpleasant eruption of boils
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eruption

noun
1. The act of emerging violently from limits or restraints:
2. A sudden violent expression, as of emotion:
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Translations
ثَوَران، تَفَجُّر
udbrud
gos
izbruh

eruption

[ɪˈrʌpʃən] N
1. [of volcano, spots] → erupción f
2. (fig) [of war, fighting, anger] → estallido m
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eruption

[ɪˈrʌpʃən] n
[volcano] → éruption f
(= outbreak) [anger, violence] → explosion f
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eruption

n (of volcano, anger, war, violence)Ausbruch m; (Med, of spots, rash) → Eruption f (spec), → Ausbruch m, → Auftreten nt; (= rash etc)Hautausschlag m, → Eruption f (spec)
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eruption

[ɪˈrʌpʃn] n (of volcano, spots) → eruzione f; (of anger, violence) → esplosione f
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erupt

(iˈrapt) verb
(of a volcano) to throw out lava etc. When did Mount Etna last erupt?; The demonstration started quietly but suddenly violence erupted.
eˈruption (-ʃən) noun
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e·rup·tion

n. erupción, brote; salpullido, lesión de la piel.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

eruption

n (dent, derm, etc.) erupción f; fixed drug — erupción fija medicamentosa, erupción fija por medicamentos or drogas; polymorphous light — erupción polimorfa lumínica
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