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fulminate
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Definition
to criticize severely

or more rarely:

to explode, cause to explode, or an explosive chemical

or of a disease:

to come on suddenly and intensely
  • Lacking words, categories, or language to describe what had happened, they called it, finally, a case of "fulminating liver failure."
    p. 28.9

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