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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Something, such as a gas, that is blown off.
  • n. A device or channel for blowing off something.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Something that is blown off
  • n. The explosive separation of part of a rocket etc in order to prevent its destruction and allow for retrieval
  • n. A blowing off of steam, water, etc.
  • n. An outburst of temper or excitement.

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