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Definition of detonation:

  1. An explosion or sudden report made by the instantaneous decomposition or combustion of unstable substances' as, the detonation of gun cotton.

Synonyms:

burst, firing, gush, blast, fulmination, blowup, ebullition, explosion, discharge, blowout, plosion, magnification, blast, effusion, enlargement, outburst.

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