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annihilate

verb [T]  /əˈnɑɪ·əˌleɪt/ us  
to destroy completely, leaving nothing: The approaching tornado was annihilating everything in its path.
annihilation
noun [U]  /əˌnɑɪ·əˈleɪ·ʃən/ us  
The annihilation of smallpox is a triumph of medicine.
Translations of “annihilate”
in Spanish aniquilar…
in French anéantir…
in German vernichten…
in Chinese (Traditional) 徹底摧毀, 消滅, 毀滅…
in Russian уничтожать…
in Turkish bir şeyi tamamen yok etmek, imha etmek, birini kolayca yenmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 彻底摧毁, 消灭, 毁灭…
in Polish unicestwiać, rozgromić…
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