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plosion Syllabification: plo·sion
Pronunciation: /ˈplōZHən/

Definition of plosion in English:


The sudden release of air in the pronunciation of a plosive consonant.
Example sentences
  • In rapid or casual speech it is usually pronounced with the nasal plosion.


Early 20th century: shortening of explosion.

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