bursting point


Atmospheric Sciences (English-Chinese) dictionary. 2014.

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  • bursting point — 1. the point at which normal capacity is exceeded. 2. a stage of emotion at which self control is lost. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

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  • bursting — adj. Bursting is used with these nouns: ↑point …   Collocations dictionary

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  • burst — [bʉrst] vi. burst, bursting [ME bresten, bersten < OE berstan & ON bresta, both < IE base * bhres , to burst, break, crack] 1. to come apart suddenly and violently, as from internal pressure; fly into pieces; break open or out; explode 2.… …   English World dictionary

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