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Definitions of avalanche:

part of speech: noun

A mass of snow and ice sliding down from a mountain: a snow- slip.

part of speech: noun

A vast body of snow sliding down a mountain; a sudden or violent impulse of any mass of human beings.

part of speech: noun

The sudden sliding of a mass of snow, ice, earth, or rocks down a mountain slope.

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