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English definition of “blitzkrieg”

blitzkrieg

noun [C]     /ˈblɪts.kriːɡ/
a sudden attack that is intended to surprise and quickly defeat the enemy, involving aircraft and forces on the groundAttacking and invadingDetonation and bombardment
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