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raze

American English: /reɪz/
British English: /reɪz/

transitive verb

  • to raze something (to the ground)
    arrasar algo
    Example sentences
    • Next it was the turn of armoured bulldozers to raze building after building.
    • A frenzy of hotel building razed old neighbourhoods and transformed city centres.
    • Military bulldozers yesterday knocked down all the structures in Kadim, and were razing buildings in Ganim.
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