Definition of Collision in English :

Define Collision in English

Collision meaning in English

Meaning of Collision in English

Pronunciation of Collision in English

Collision pronunciation in English

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Collision

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Noun

1. collision, hit

(physics) a brief event in which two or more bodies come together

Example Sentences:
'the collision of the particles resulted in an exchange of energy and a change of direction'

2. collision

an accident resulting from violent impact of a moving object

Example Sentences:
'three passengers were killed in the collision'
'the collision of the two ships resulted in a serious oil spill'

3. collision

a conflict of opposed ideas or attitudes or goals

Example Sentences:
'a collision of interests'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Collision

see synonyms of collision
noun
1. 
a violent impact of moving objects; crash
2. 
the conflict of opposed ideas, wishes, attitudes, etc
a collision of interests
3. physics
an event in which two or more bodies or particles come together with a resulting change of direction and, normally, energy

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Collision

see synonyms of collision
noun
1. 
the act of colliding, or coming together with sudden, violent force
2. 
a clash or conflict of opinions, interest, etc.

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Collision

see synonyms of collision
n.
1. An act of colliding; a crash.
2. A condition of opposition or conflict between two or more people or things: the collision between management and labor.
3. Physics A brief dynamic event consisting of the close approach of two or more particles, such as atoms, resulting in an abrupt change of momentum or exchange of energy.

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