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  • n. Someone or something that explodes.
  • n. One who rejects an opinion or scheme with open contempt.
  • n. A device to trigger explosive detonators such as a plunger or crank operated electrical generator.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who or that which explodes.
  • n. One who rejects an opinion or scheme with open contempt.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which explodes.
  • n. A hisser; one who rejects with contempt.
  • n. Milit., a device for exploding gunpowder or a high explosive; a primer.

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