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Turkish translation of “explosion”

explosion

noun [C]     /ɪkˈspləʊʒən/
BOMB B2 when something such as a bomb explodes
patlama, infilak
Forty people were killed in the explosion.Exploding and eruptingExplosives in general
INCREASE when something increases suddenly by a large amount
ani patlama/artış
the recent population explosion Becoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
(Definition of explosion noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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