base surge

noun

Definition of base surge

: the cloud of mist, water, and debris that spreads outward from the surface point of an underwater atomic explosion

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“Base surge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/base%20surge. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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