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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ful·mi·na·ting a.
 1. Thundering; exploding in a peculiarly sudden or violent manner.
 2. Hurling denunciations, menaces, or censures.
 Fulminating oil, nitroglycerin.
 Fulminating powder Chem. any violently explosive powder, but especially one of the fulminates, as mercuric fulminate.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ful·mi·nate v. i. [imp. & p. p. Fulminated p. pr. & vb. n. Fulminating.]
 1. To thunder; hence, to make a loud, sudden noise; to detonate; to explode with a violent report.
 2. To issue or send forth decrees or censures with the assumption of supreme authority; to thunder forth menaces.