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Synonyms for detonation

Synonyms for detonation

a violent release of confined energy, usually accompanied by a loud sound and shock waves

Synonyms for detonation

a violent release of energy caused by a chemical or nuclear reaction

the act of detonating an explosive

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Where D is the detonation velocity (km*s), is the characteristics value of explosives, r is the packed density (g*cm, Table-3), P is the detonation pressure (GPa), N is the moles of gas produced by per gram of explosives, M is an average molar weight of detonation products, and Q is the chemical energy of detonation (kJ*g-1)
The FAA's Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge (FAA-H-8083-25A), defines detonation as "an uncontrolled, explosive ignition of the fuel/air mixture within the cylinder's combustion chamber.
Through the simulations in Section 2, it is found that the fit clearances between the outer wall of the cartridge and the inner wall of the slide cylinder, the outer wall of the slide cylinder and the lace of the fixed cylinder, and the lace of the slide cylinder and the inner wall of the fixed cylinder are the key factors that affect the accuracy of the work capacity of the detonation powerplant.
The mayor added that detonations work have badly affected water resources in and outside the village, and the outcomes are much worse given the nature of the village and the fact it relies heavily on agriculture.
According to Ha'aretz, most the of the detonations were carried out in the desert, with participation of a team from the Dimona nuclear facility, and one was performed at a closed facility.
According to [4], the high detonation ability of ammonium nitrate explosives can be provided by increasing the contact area of oxidizer and fuel and by the temperature increasing in chemical reaction zone.
High detonation pressure at the toe results in smoother floors and more stable highwalls.
In recent years there have been growing research activities to utilize detonation to combust fuel/air mixtures in gas turbine combustors.
Provinces, (SANA) -- The 45th anniversary of establishing the Revolutionary Youth Union was celebrated, as many branches around the country have launched activities including blood detonation campaigns, artistic exhibitions and cleaning campaigns, in addition to other activities.
But the question was taken up secretly during the war by the Los Alamos National Laboratory, which found no evidence of a nuclear detonation.
detonation of the explosive device allegedly being carried by the
It is the FIRST solution to automatically enforce endpoint and server protection based on detonation results from FireEye.
Patent 8,389,619 (March 5, 2013), "In-situ Nanocomposites from Polymerization of an Aryloxybenzoic Acid in the Presence of Detonation Nanodiamond," Loon-Seng Tan and David H.
Pakistan Muslim League-N leader Dastagir Khan Kakar said that credit went to ex-premier Mian Nawaz Sharif to detonated atomic blast in Chagai district of Balochistan in response to Indian detonation.
By RORY TEVLIN THE detonation of a nuclear device by North Korea could see airplanes dropping out of the sky, it was warned yesterday.