explosively
adverb see explosive I

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  • Explosively — Ex*plo sive*ly, adv. In an explosive manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • explosively — adverb 1. suddenly and rapidly (Freq. 1) the population in Central America is growing explosively 2. in an explosive manner the political situation in Kashmir and Jammu is explosively unstable • Derived from adjective: ↑explosive …   Useful english dictionary

  • explosively — explosive ► ADJECTIVE 1) able or likely to explode. 2) likely to cause an eruption of anger or controversy. 3) (of an increase) sudden and dramatic. ► NOUN ▪ a substance which can be made to explode. DERIVATIVES explosively adverb explosivenes …   English terms dictionary

  • explosively — See explosive. * * * …   Universalium

  • explosively — adverb In an explosive manner …   Wiktionary

  • explosively — adv. in an explosive manner, combustibly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • explosively — ex·plo·sive·ly …   English syllables

  • explosively — See: explosive …   English dictionary

  • Explosively pumped flux compression generator — An explosively pumped flux compression generator (EPFCG) is a device used to generate a high power electromagnetic pulse by compressing magnetic flux using high explosive.An EPFCG can be used only once as a pulsed power supply since the device is …   Wikipedia

  • Explosively formed penetrator — An explosively formed penetrator (EFP), is a type of petard also known as an explosively formed projectile, a self forging warhead, or a self forging fragment, is a special type of shaped charge designed to penetrate armour effectively at stand… …   Wikipedia

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