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impact
used in The Call of the Wild

2 uses
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Definition
collision (when two objects collide or crash)
  • He no longer felt anything, though very faintly he could hear the impact of the club upon his body.
    Chapter 5 — The Toil of Trace and Trail (92% in)
impact = hit
  • An oath from Perrault, the resounding impact of a club upon a bony frame, and a shrill yelp of pain, heralded the breaking forth of pandemonium.
    Chapter 3 — The Dominant Primordial Beast (10% in)
impact = hit
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