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destroyer

noun [C] uk   /dɪˈstrɔɪ.ər/  us   //
a small fast military ship literary a person or thing that destroys something
Translations of “destroyer”
in Chinese (Traditional) 驅逐艦, 毀滅者…
in Russian эсминец…
in Turkish muhrip, destroyer, savaş gemisi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 驱逐舰, 毁灭者…
in Polish niszczyciel…
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