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crash

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conflict

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to come together or come up against with force

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be incompatible

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cause to collide

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crash together with violent impact

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When a cue ball collides with a colored ball, it transfers some of its -- --, or energy of motion, to the colored one.
If a cue ball collides on an angle with a colored ball, both balls would deflect in a V-shape at a -- angle.
Several billion years from now, scientists predict, the galaxy and the Milky Way will collide to become a single, giant, elliptical galaxy.
The trick is to collide a bullet of electrons with a bullet of light," Schoenlein says.
If a stray cosmic ray collides with an air molecule, it knocks loose an energetic electron.
When a comet or asteroid collides with the moon or one of the terrestrial planets, it typically generates a shock wave powerful enough to melt some of the rock.
Rather, the lower plate redirects its motion and subducts downward, just as an oceanic plate does when it collides with a continent (figure 3).
DUMAND does not actually detect neutrinos, but rather bursts of Cerenkov light given off by muons created when a neutrino collides with a proton or neutron near Earth's surface.