annihilation


annihilation
Synonyms and related words:
abolishment, abolition, abscission, amputation, annulment, bane, biological death, cessation of life, choking, choking off, clinical death, crossing the bar, curtains, death, death knell, debt of nature, decease, demise, departure, deracination, destruction, dissolution, doom, dying, ebb of life, elimination, end, end of life, ending, eradication, eternal rest, excision, exclusion, exit, expiration, extermination, extinction, extinguishment, extirpation, final summons, finger of death, going, going off, grave, hand of death, jaws of death, knell, last debt, last muster, last rest, last roundup, last sleep, leaving life, liquidation, loss of life, making an end, mutilation, negation, nullification, parting, passing, passing away, passing over, perishing, purge, quietus, release, rescission, rest, reward, rooting out, sentence of death, shades of death, shadow of death, silencing, sleep, snuffing out, somatic death, stifling, strangulation, suffocation, summons of death, suppression, uprooting, voiding

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  • annihilation — [ aniilasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • XVIe; anichilation XIVe; lat. ecclés. annihilatio → annihiler 1 ♦ Vx Anéantissement, annulation. L annihilation de ses projets. 2 ♦ Mod. Phys. Transformation d une paire (particule et antiparticule) en un rayonnement de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Annihilation — is defined as total destruction or complete obliteration of an object; [ [http://dictionary.reference.com/search?r=2 q=Annihilation Dictionary Definition] (2006) Dictionary.com.] having its root in the Latin nihil (nothing). A literal translation …   Wikipedia

  • Annihilation — (lat.: annihilatio „das Zunichtemachen“) bedeutet in der Physik die gegenseitige Vernichtung zweier entgegengesetzter Erscheinungen. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Elementarteilchenphysik 1.1 Hochenergiephysik Forschung 1.2 Positron Elektron Vernichtung in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Annihilation — An*ni hi*la tion, n. [Cf. F. annihilation.] 1. The act of reducing to nothing, or nonexistence; or the act of destroying the form or combination of parts under which a thing exists, so that the name can no longer be applied to it; as, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • annihilation — (n.) 1630s, from M.Fr. annihilation (restored from O.Fr. anichilacion, 14c.), or directly from L.L. annihilationem (nom. annihilatio), noun of action from pp. stem of annihilare (see ANNIHILATE (Cf. annihilate)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Annihĭlation — (v. lat.), Nichtigerklärung, Aufhebung; daher annihiliren …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Annihilation — (lat.), Nichtigkeitserklärung; annihilieren, vernichten, für nichtig erklären …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Annihilation — См. Аннигиляция Термины атомной энергетики. Концерн Росэнергоатом, 2010 …   Термины атомной энергетики

  • annihilation — index abolition, assassination, demise (death), destruction, dissolution (termination), homicide …   Law dictionary

  • annihilation — ANNIHILATION. s. f. (On pron. les N.) Terme didactique. Anéantissement …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • Annihilation — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Annihilation », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) l’annihilation entre une particule et son …   Wikipédia en Français


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