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the Blitznoun [S]

uk   us   /blɪts/
the ​bigattacks on British ​towns made by ​Germanaircraft in 1940–1: She was ​killed in/during the Blitz.
(Definition of the Blitz from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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