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noun [C usually sing]    /bəˈrɑʒ, -ˈrɑdʒ/
a continuous firing of large guns , esp . to protect soldiers advancing on an enemy : an artillery barrage A barrage is also a great number of complaints , criticisms , or questions suddenly directed at someone: Morris fired off a barrage of questions about Halperin’s politics .
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