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apocalypse

  

      n  
1    a prophetic disclosure or revelation  
2    an event of great importance, violence, etc., like the events described in the Apocalypse  
     (C13: from Late Latin apocalypsis, from Greek apokalupsis, from apokaluptein to disclose, from apo- + kaluptein to hide)  


Apocalypse  
      n     (Bible)   (in the Vulgate and Douay versions of the Bible) the Book of Revelation  
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Apocalypse  
      n     (Bible)   (in the Vulgate and Douay versions of the Bible) the Book of Revelation  


apocalypse  
      n  
1    a prophetic disclosure or revelation  
2    an event of great importance, violence, etc., like the events described in the Apocalypse  
     (C13: from Late Latin apocalypsis, from Greek apokalupsis, from apokaluptein to disclose, from apo- + kaluptein to hide)  

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apocalypse

  
1    disclosure, prefigurement, prophecy, revelation, telling, vaticination     (rare)  
2    carnage, conflagration, destruction, devastation, havoc, holocaust  

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