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ram-raiding

noun [U] uk   /ˈræm.reɪ.dɪŋ/ us  
the act of driving a car, usually a stolen car, through the front window of a shop so that the contents of the shop can be stolen: The police are increasing their efforts to prevent car thefts and subsequent ram-raiding.
ram-raid
noun [C] uk   /ˈræm.reɪd/ us  
ram-raider
noun [C] uk   /ˈræm.reɪ.dər/ us    /-dɚ/
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