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eruption Explained

eruption at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


eruption at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1555, from L. eruptionem (nom. eruptio) "a breaking out," from stem of erumpere "break out, burst forth," from ex- "out" + rumpere "to break, rupture." ///

éruption at French => English Of Explained:


eruption at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

67 Moby Thesaurus words for "eruption":
access, belch, blaze, blaze of temper, blowout, blowup,
breaking out, burst, cascade, convulsion, cyclone, debouchment,
diaper rash, discharge, disgorgement, dissiliency, drug rash,
efflorescence, ejaculation, emission, eructation, explosion,
expulsion, extravasation, fit, flare, flare-up, gale, gush, gust,
heat rash, high words, hives, hurricane, irruption, jet,
nettle rash, outbreak, outburst, outpour, papular rash, paroxysm,
prickly heat, rapids, rash, rupia, rush, sally, scene, seizure,
skin eruption, spasm, spate, spew, spout, spouting, spurt, squirt,
storm, tempest, tornado, torrent, upheaval, urticaria,
vaccine rash, volcan, whirlwind

eruption at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Egress): egress, exit, issue, emergence, outbreak, outburst, eruption, emanation, evacuation, exudation, transudation, extravasation, outpouring, effluence, effusion, drainage, outcome, output, expulsion.

Eruption at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Eruption \E*rup"tion\, n. [L. eruptio, fr. erumpere, eruptum, to
break out; e out + rumpere, to break: cf. F. ['e]ruption. See
1. The act of breaking out or bursting forth; as:
(a) A violent throwing out of flames, lava, etc., as from
a volcano of a fissure in the earth's crust.
(b) A sudden and overwhelming hostile movement of armed
men from one country to another. --Milton.
(c) A violent commotion.

All Paris was quiet . . . to gather fresh
strength for the next day's eruption. --W.

2. That which bursts forth.

3. A violent exclamation; ejaculation.

He would . . . break out into bitter and passionate
eruditions. --Sir H.

4. (Med.) The breaking out of pimples, or an efflorescence,
as in measles, scarlatina, etc.

eruption at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and
volcanic material [syn: {volcanic eruption}]
2: symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible
3: (of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so
formed) [syn: {eructation}, {extravasation}]
4: a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some
undesirable condition); "the outbreak of hostilities"
[syn: {outbreak}, {irruption}]
5: a sudden very loud noise [syn: {bang}, {clap}, {blast}, {loud
6: the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum

eruption at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: IPA » /ɪˈɹʌpʃən/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /I"r\VpS@n/


Inter: en-nou » n
  • a violent ejection, such as the spurting out of lava from a volcano
    1. a sudden release of pressure or tension
    2. : there was an eruption of joy at the final whistle
    3. an infection of the skin resulting in a rash or blemishing

      Derived terms

      * Inter: l » en|creeping eruption

  • Inter: l » en|eruption column
  • Inter: l » en|supereruption


    Inter: trans-top » Violent ejection, such as that of lava from a volcano
  • Asturian: Inter: t- » ast|erupción|f
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|изригване|n|sc=Cyrl
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|erupció|f
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|噴發|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|喷发|tr=pēnfā|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|爆發|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|爆发|tr=bàofā|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|噴出|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|喷出|tr=pēnchū|sc=Hani
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|erupcio
  • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|gos|n
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|purkaus
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|éruption|f
  • Galician: Inter: t+ » gl|erupción|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Eruption|f, Inter: t+ » de|Ausbruch|m, Inter: t+ » de|Vulkanausbruch|m
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|kitörés
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|eruzione|f
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|噴火|tr=ふんか, funka, Inter: t- » ja|噴出|tr=ふんしゅつ, funshutsu
    • Occitan: Inter: t- » oc|erupcion|f
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|erupção|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|извержение|n|tr=izveržénije
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|maoim|f
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|erupcija|f
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|erupción|f

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Sudden release of pressure or tension
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|изблик|m|sc=Cyrl
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|purkaus

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Ausbruch|m
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|взрыв|m|tr=vzryv

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Infection of the skin resulting in a rash or blemishing
    • Asturian: Inter: t- » ast|erupción|f
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|обрив|m|sc=Cyrl
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|erupció|f
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|tulehdus

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Galician: Inter: t+ » gl|erupción|f
  • Occitan: Inter: t- » oc|erupcion|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|сыпь|f|tr=syp'

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: ar » eruption
    Translation: da » eruption
    Translation: et » eruption
    Translation: es » eruption
    Translation: eo » eruption
    Translation: fr » eruption
    Translation: ko » eruption
    Translation: io » eruption
    Translation: id » eruption
    Translation: it » eruption
    Translation: hu » eruption
    Translation: mg » eruption
    Translation: ml » eruption
    Translation: my » eruption
    Translation: ja » eruption
    Translation: ps » eruption
    Translation: pl » eruption
    Translation: ru » eruption
    Translation: fi » eruption
    Translation: sv » eruption
    Translation: ta » eruption
    Translation: te » eruption
    Translation: vi » eruption
    Translation: zh » eruption

    Eruption at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » eruption



    Inter: de-noun » f
  • eruption, usually of a volcano

  • Translation: de » Eruption
    Translation: ko » Eruption
    Translation: id » Eruption
    Translation: mg » Eruption
    Translation: pl » Eruption
    Translation: fi » Eruption
    Translation: zh » Eruption

    éruption at English (WD) Of Explained:



    From Inter: etyl » la|fr|sort=eruption Inter: term » eruptio|lang=la.


    Inter: fr-noun » f|sort=eruption
  • eruption
    1. : un volcan entre en éruption - a volcano erupts
    2. rash Inter: gloss » inflammation of skin

      Related terms

      * éruptif


      * pointeur

    Category: Category:fr - :Pathology|eruption
    Translation: de » éruption
    Translation: el » éruption
    Translation: fr » éruption
    Translation: ko » éruption
    Translation: io » éruption
    Translation: id » éruption
    Translation: mg » éruption
    Translation: ja » éruption
    Translation: pl » éruption
    Translation: fi » éruption
    Translation: vi » éruption