1) oskaftâk; 2) oskafti, oskaftandé
1) (n.) A chemical or compound that causes a sudden, almost instantaneous
release of pressure, gas, heat, and light when subjected to sudden
shock, pressure, high temperature, or applied potential.
From explos(ion), → explosion + → -ive.
Oskaftâk, from oskaft-, stem of oskaftan, → explode, + -âk noun suffix.
hasté andâyeš-e oskafti
Fr.: nucléosynthèse explosive
The explosive processes that are believed to occur in supernovae. Explosive carbon burning occurs at a temperature of about 2 × 109 degrees and produces the nuclei from neon to silicon. Explosive oxygen burning occurs near 4 × 109 degrees and produces nuclei between silicon and calcium in atomic weight.At higher temperatures, still heavier nuclei are produced.
→ explosive; → nucleosynthesis.