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whiz-bang



Pronunciation: (
n.hwiz'bang", wiz'-;
adj.hwiz'bang', wiz'-),
[key]
n.
1. Mil.a small, high-speed shell whose sound as it flies through the air arrives almost at the same instant as its explosion.
2. a firecracker with a similar effect.
3. Informal.whiz1 (def. 5).

adj.
Informal.first-rate; topnotch: a whiz-bang navigator. Also,whiz'bang",whizz'-bang".

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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