Definitions for eruption

Definitions for (noun) eruption

Main entry: eruption

Definition: the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum

Main entry: bam, bang, blast, clap, eruption

Definition: a sudden very loud noise

Main entry: outbreak, irruption, eruption

Definition: a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some undesirable condition)

Usage: the outbreak of hostilities

Main entry: eruption, volcanic eruption

Definition: the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic material

Main entry: extravasation, eructation, eruption

Definition: (of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so formed)

Main entry: eruption

Definition: symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible

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