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- n. A humming or booming sound.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A humming sound; a booming.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A buzzing or droning sound; report; noise. Also bombulation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. sound of rapid vibration
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A deep-toned booming note came then from the hills, commencing like the warning siren of a space liner approaching its berth and swelling to a bombilation of ear-shattering sound that set the steel of the _Nomad's_ hull vibrating and their very flesh and bones a-tingle.
Yet it was possible in still weather to hear the muted bombilation of the sleepless city and when the wind was in the north to count the hammer-strokes of the great bell of St. Paul's.
The dull reports of fog-signals had become a part of the metropolitan bombilation, but hitherto the choking mist had not secured
The pound of the horse's feet was lost in the titanic bombilation of the elements -- the incessant crash and rumble of thunder and the ever increasing roar of rushing waters.
When the bombilation became too fearful, Lovaina called out from her bed:
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