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pileup

pile·up

pileup

 
pronunciation:
paIl uhp [or] paIl uhp
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a destructive collision involving more than two vehicles.
similar words:
crash
definition 2: any unwanted or unplanned accumulation.
a pileup of obligationsa pileup of dirty dishes
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