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razeverb [T]

 us   /reɪz/
to ​destroy a ​building, ​structure, etc. ​completely: Developers razed the ​oldbuildings on the ​site to make way for new ​construction.
(Definition of raze from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “raze”
in Spanish arrasar…
in Vietnamese phá trụi…
in Malaysian memusnahkan (oleh api)…
in Thai เผาผลาญ…
in French raser…
in German ausradieren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把(城市、建筑物等)夷为平地, 彻底摧毁…
in Indonesian memusnahkan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把(城市、建築物等)夷爲平地, 徹底摧毀…
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