eruption

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Synonyms for eruption

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Synonyms for eruption

the act of emerging violently from limits or restraints

a sudden violent expression, as of emotion

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Synonyms for eruption

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

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

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

a sudden very loud noise

the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum

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