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concussion

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  1. 1 a forceful coming together of two things the concussion of the airliner slamming into the skyscraper was felt for several blocks in all directions Synonyms of concussion bump, collision, impact, crash, impingement, jar, jolt, jounce, kick, shock, slam, smash, strike, wallopWords Related to concussion blow, buffet, hit, knock, punch, rap, slap, thump; bashing, battering, bludgeoning, clobbering, hammering, lambasting, licking, pounding, pummeling (also pummelling), thrashing; contact, encounter, meeting, touch

  2. 2 the violent coming together of two bodies into destructive contact the theory that such a concussion, by a giant asteroid or comet millions of years ago, led to the extinction of the dinosaurs Synonyms of concussion collision, crash, crack-up, smash, smashup, wreckWords Related to concussion accident, pileup; demolishment, destruction, ruin



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