detonate
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈdɛtəneɪt/
Verb

detonate (detonates, present participle detonating; past and past participle detonated)

  1. (intransitive) To explode; to blow up. Specifically, to combust supersonically via shock compression.
  2. (transitive) To cause to explode.
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