Definition of raze in English:

raze

Line breaks: raze
Pronunciation: /reɪz
 
/
(also rase)

verb

[with object]

Origin

Middle English (in the sense 'scratch, incise'): from Old French raser 'shave closely', from Latin ras- 'scraped', from the verb radere.

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