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Overview of noun blackout

The noun blackout has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) blackout

(a suspension of radio or tv broadcasting)

2. (1) blackout, brownout, dimout

(darkness resulting from the extinction of lights (as in a city invisible to enemy aircraft))

3. blackout

(the failure of electric power for a general region)

4. blackout

(a momentary loss of consciousness)

5. amnesia, memory loss, blackout

(partial or total loss of memory; "he has a total blackout for events of the evening") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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