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The primary event leading to the other major events in the popular computer game Half-Life. It was caused by Gordon Freeman.
After the resonance cascade, aliens began to fill the Black Mesa Research facility and kill off the science and security personel. Things got worse over the years, as a new race of aliens named "Combine" came along and began killing people and sucking up Earth's natural resources. Because of all this, we can blame Gordon Freeman.
by OmegaXMKII June 10, 2006

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A fictional phenomenom where waves of energy combine in a continual loop (cascading). In essence, the energy multiplies out of control. See Resonance Reversal.
I never thought I'd see a Resonance Cascade, let alone create one!
by thirdwheel1985 May 08, 2009

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When you go to pull a paper towel off one of those rolls, get the force wrong, and the wieght of the last one makes them all fall off.
<Plate in one hand, reaching for a paper towel>
"Shit, A resonance cascade!"
by Doc_Brown February 23, 2010

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