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|part of speech:
||any of several early Jewish or Christian writings on divine revelation that symbolically depict the ultimate conflict between good and evil.
||(cap.) the last book of the New Testament, ascribed to St. John the Divine; the Book of Revelation; Revelations.
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||any instance of terrible destruction and devastation, esp. on a scale that could bring about an end to the world.
Nuclear war in the region could lead to an apocalypse.
||apocalyptic (adj.), apocalyptically (adv.)