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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The initial occluded phase of a stop consonant; A sudden inward collapse.

Usage examples (38)
  • This implotion of cultures makes realistic for the first time the age-old vision of a world culture.
  • The implosion of a light bulb
  • And that implosion is a development with far-reaching implications.
  • Today such an implosion is a real possibility if arrogance overcomes humility. for more
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