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Meaning of “holocaust” - Learner’s Dictionary

holocaust

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈhɒləkɔːst/
a situation in which a very large number of people are killed and things destroyed, such as in a war or fire: a nuclear holocaustMurder and attempted murderKillingAccidents and disastersDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesFailures
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