Commentary: COLLISION[+event] an event in which two or more bodies come together; typically car accidents
Three passengers were killed in the collision.
The collision of the two ships resulted in a serious oil spill.
The collision of the particles resulted in an exchange of energy.
WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 1 2
Commentary: COLLISION[+event] a conflict of opposed ideas or attitudes or goals
The collision of interests became clear during the meeting.
WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 3
Commentary: Automatically generated NOTA sense (bbn)