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American English: /ˌdɛtnˈeɪʃ(ə)n/
, /ˌdɛdəˈneɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /dɛtəˈneɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of detonation in Spanish:


uncountable or countable
  • Example sentences
    • There's a researcher out there - I used him a great deal for this piece and I'm using him some more, he knows at least five of the people who were involved in the making of the bomb and its detonation.
    • This material was used to blow up the Pan Am airplane over Lockerbie, Scotland, in 1987, and can also be used as the explosive charge in the detonation of a nuclear device.
    • Samizdata reminds us that on July 16, 1945, at Alamogordo, New Mexico, the Trinity test saw the Earth's first detonation of a nuclear device.
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