destruction

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(law) the removal or termination or destruction of something that has been found to be a nuisance abatement of a nuisance , nuisance abatement
any nuclear or chemical or biological material that can be used as a weapon of mass destruction ammunition
total destruction annihilation , disintegration
destruction by annihilating something annihilation , obliteration
disaster with widespread destruction apocalypse , Armageddon , cataclysm
dissolution or destruction of bacteria bacteriolysis
Old Testament book lamenting the desolation of Judah after the destruction of Jerusalem in 586 BC; traditionally attributed to the prophet Jeremiah Book of Lamentations , Lamentations
Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Micah foretelling the destruction of Jerusalem Book of Micah , Micah , Micheas
destruction, violent upheaval causing cataclysm
(euphemism) inadvertent casualties and destruction inflicted on civilians in the course of military operations collateral damage
someone who works to protect the environment from destruction or pollution conservationist , environmentalist
destruction of tissue by freezing and characterized by tingling, blistering and possibly gangrene cryopathy , frostbite
cell destruction cytolysis
pathological breakdown of cells by the destruction of their outer membrane cytolysis
omen of death or destruction death knell
rescue from destruction, difficulty, evil deliverance , salvation
complete destruction of a building demolishing , leveling , razing , tearing down
building destruction demolition
destruction or loss depredation
holy place, spoiling or destruction of desecration , profanation , sacrilege , violation
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