Meaning of “carpet-bombing” in the English Dictionary

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"carpet-bombing" in British English

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carpet-bombingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈkɑː.pɪtˌbɒm.ɪŋ/ us /ˈkɑːr.pɪtˌbɑː.mɪŋ/

the act of dropping a lot of bombs all over a particular area so that it will be destroyed

(Definition of “carpet-bombing” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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