eruption

Definition of eruption

e`rup´tion
n.1.The act of breaking out or bursting forth;
All Paris was quiet . . . to gather fresh strength for the next day's eruption.
- W. Irving.
2.That which bursts forth.
3.A violent exclamation; ejaculation.
He would . . . break out into bitter and passionate eruditions.
- Sir H. Wotton.
4.(Med.) The breaking out of pimples, or an efflorescence, as in measles, scarlatina, etc.

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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
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