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bombard

verb [T] uk   /bɒmˈbɑːd/ us    /bɑːmˈbɑːrd/
to attack a place with continuous shooting or bombs: The troops bombarded the city, killing and injuring hundreds.Detonation and bombardment
bombardment
noun [C or U] uk   /-mənt/ us  
aerial bombardmentDetonation and bombardment
Phrasal verbs
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