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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of or relating to a stop consonant pronounced with the breath drawn in

Usage examples (27)
  • "This kind of implosive seismicity is rare anywhere on Earth," said study author Robert Sohn,
  • Still, most gnomish weapons tended to be huge, fragile, implosive, and impractical.
  • Otherwise reluctant trout will often crush skittering dries in big, implosive strikes.
  • Essentials of implosive therapy: A learning-theory-based psychodynamic behavior therapy. for more
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