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Turkish translation of “ground zero”

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ground zero

noun [U]
 
 
the exact place where a nuclear bomb explodes
nükleer bombanın en son patlayacağı yer/zemin/alan/bölge
Places and locationsUnpleasant placesDetonation and bombardment
the place in New York City where the World Trade Center stood before it was destroyed in an attack on September 11, 2001
New York şehrinde Dünya Ticaret Merkezi'nin 11 eylül 2001 tarihinde saldırıyla yıkılmadan önceki durduğu yer, sıfır noktası
Places and locationsUnpleasant places
(Definition of ground zero from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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