A destroyed or dilapidated building, town, etc.
A rapid, persistent chemical change that releases heat and light and is accompanied by flame, especially the exothermic oxidation of a combustible substance:
The act or practice of pillaging or destroying:
Corpses, especially of those killed in battle.
The systematic and widespread extermination or attempted extermination of a national, racial, religious, or ethnic group.
(Proper) That section of Dante's Divine Comedy which describes hell and the sufferings of the damned
(Informal) A severe defeat, as in a sports event.
A loss so sustained.
The killing of people in large numbers, as in battle
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945
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