cataclysmic


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severely destructive

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Highlights, for me, included the aforementioned Cataclysmic, Flying In Blue Dream, Ice 9, Butterfly and Zebra, Crazy Joey, Always With Me, Always With You and, of course, Surfing With The Alien.
The band was extremely tight - Marco Minnemann (drums) and Bryan Beller (bass), along with Mike Keneally (keyboards/guitar) provided everything for Satriani to dazzle us with his talent, although Keneally is capable of keeping up with the main man as evidenced on Cataclysmic.
In particular, ASAS-SN has spotted more than 250 cataclysmic variables--stars that vary dramatically in brightness.
The demise and cataclysmic losses by some of the financial institutions from their subprime and credit default swap positions in the next year will make the Security Capital Associates failure look like a cake walk.
This result suggests that cataclysmic variables are more common than previously thought.
After playing a simple girl, Latika in Slumdog Millionaire , she will play Phaedra, an oracle priestess who must join young warrior Theseus on his quest to prevent the cataclysmic war from happening, in Tarsem Singh's Immortals .
He said victory in Eddisbury would be a cataclysmic shock but he was determined to claim second place and strengthen the party''s position in the constituency.
Our parents were the first generation to realize that the human species has the power to wipe out all life on this planet in one cataclysmic nuclear exchange.
However, this PR foray into the interactive age was interrupted by cataclysmic natural events.
Instead of single cataclysmic events like Enron or MCI shaking the market to its core, these suits could present a slow drip that may gnaw at the D&O market persistently over time and present another governance headache to corporate boards.
But for the Rock employees who lost their jobs, and all who feared for theirs, these were cataclysmic events.
ONE person who cannot be blamed for the cataclysmic disaster in Glasgow East is Margaret Curran.
Finally, the author presents evidence that the Triassic might have ended with a cataclysmic event, such as a bombardment from space that wiped out the earliest mammals and first dinosaurs.
It's not a cataclysmic change, there's four changes, one is perhaps slightly enforced.
In the film, a breakdown of the system caused by global warming triggers a sudden cataclysmic ice age.