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English definition of “devastate”

devastate

verb [T]     /ˈdevəsteɪt/
to destroy or damage something very badly: A recent hurricane devastated the city.Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
devastation     /ˌdevəˈsteɪʃən/ noun [U]
(Definition of devastate verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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