collision

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safety restraint in an automobile; the bag inflates on collision and prevents the driver or passenger from being thrown forward air bag
impact (as from a collision) blow , bump
come back after collision bounce
course of a moving object that will lead to a collision if it continues unchanged collision course
highly penetrating ionizing radiation of extraterrestrial origin; consisting chiefly of protons and alpha particles; collision with atmospheric particles results in rays and particles of many kinds cosmic ray
car collision exhibition demolition derby
collision between motor vehicles that produces minor damage fender-bender
sharp collision produced by striking or dashing against something impaction , impingement
unstable meson produced as the result of a high-energy particle collision k-meson , kaon , kappa-meson , K particle
accidental collision that is narrowly avoided near miss
meson involved in holding the nucleus together; produced as the result of high-energy particle collision pi-meson , pion
serious collision (especially of motor vehicles) smash , smash-up
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