1Destruction or slaughter on a mass scale, especially caused by fire or nuclear war: a nuclear holocaust
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- The Cold War bred a generation obsessed with fear and concern about imminent nuclear holocaust.
- When this song was written, people till saw the threat of nuclear holocaust as a very real thing and the lyrics describe the moment that the first bomb goes off.
- Why should they, on top of everything else they go through, have to suffer the terror of anticipating a nuclear holocaust?