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pattern bombing

Syllabification: pat·tern bomb·ing

Definition of pattern bombing in English:

noun

The bombing of a target from a number of aircraft according to a prescribed pattern intended to produce the maximum effect.
Example sentences
  • These missions were under the control of 14th Army VCPs (Visual Command Posts) except for targets where pattern bombing was considered more effective.

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