bursting

  • 1 Bursting — is a rapid signaling mode in neurons whereby clusters of two or more action potentials (spikes) are emitted as a single signaling event. A burst of two spikes is called a doublet , three spikes triplet , four quadruplet , etc. Burst mode is… …

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  • 2 bursting — [[t]bɜ͟ː(r)stɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ: v link ADJ, usu ADJ with n If a place is bursting with people or things, it is full of them. The place appears to be bursting with women directors. ...a terraced vegetable garden, bursting with produce. Syn: teeming… …

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  • 3 bursting — burst|ing [ bɜrstıŋ ] adjective never before noun 1. ) bursting with if you are bursting with something such as PRIDE, energy, or love, you feel or have a lot of it: He was bursting with excitement. The new teacher was enthusiastic and bursting… …

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  • 4 bursting — UK [ˈbɜː(r)stɪŋ] / US [ˈbɜrstɪŋ] adjective [never before noun] 1) a) if you are bursting with something such as pride, energy, or love, you feel or have a lot of it bursting with: He was bursting with excitement. The new teacher was enthusiastic… …

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  • 5 bursting — [ˈbɜːstɪŋ] adj 1) if you are bursting with something such as love or energy, you feel a lot of it 2) very keen to do something She was bursting to tell us what had happened.[/ex] 3) if a place is bursting, it is very full …

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  • 6 Bursting — Burst Burst, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Burst}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bursting}. The past participle bursten is obsolete.] [OE. bersten, bresten, AS. berstan (pers. sing. berste, imp. sing. b[ae]rst, imp. pl. burston, p. p. borsten); akin to D. bersten, G.… …

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  • 7 bursting — Synonyms and related words: SRO, abundant, agog, alive with, aquiver, aroused, atingle, atwitter, banging, blasting, bloated, blooming, bountiful, brimful, brimming, bristling, bulging, bursting out, capacity, carried away, chock full, choked,… …

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  • 8 bursting — 1. adjective Urgently needing to urinate. Can you tell me where the toilets are? Im bursting. Syn: busting 2. verb …

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  • 9 bursting — adj. Bursting is used with these nouns: ↑point …

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  • 10 bursting — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Breaking open] Syn. exploding, erupting, shattering; see breaking . 2. [As full as possible] Syn. full, filled, packed, at the bursting point; see full 1 , jammed 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Completely… …

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  • 11 Bursting — Разрыв, разрушение …

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  • 12 bursting — adj. erupting; breaking open; shattering bɜːst n. eruption; gush, spurt; volley of gunshots v. erupt; break open; break into; shatter, smash into pieces …

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  • 13 bursting — n. Explosion, disruption, blast, blasting, burst …

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  • 14 bursting — Adj. Desperately needing to urinate. Informal …

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  • 15 BURSTING — …

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  • 16 Bursting Out — Live album by Jethro Tull Released 22 September 1978 …

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  • 17 Bursting Out — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bursting Out Álbum en vivo de Jethro Tull Publicación Septiembre de 1978 Grabación Mayo junio de 1978 …

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  • 18 Bursting at the seams (Reith lectures) — Bursting at the seams was a set of audio lectures given by Jeffrey Sachs in 2007, in honour of the first Director General of the BBC, John Reith.NotesExternal links* [http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/reith2007/ Website of the Reith Lectures, where the …

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  • 19 bursting (or bulging) at the seams — informal full to overflowing. → seam …

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  • 20 bursting at the seams — bursting (or bulging) at the seams informal (of a place or building) full to overflowing …

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