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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of annihilating something; The act of completely destroying every trace of something.

Usage examples (32)
  • Use more explosives than shown in the examples on large animals like moose, especially if total obliteration is desired.
  • Share prices were up and commentators generally agreed that this is the best way to avert a short-term obliteration of finance as we know it.
  • In situations where total animal obliteration is necessary, it is advisable to double the amount of explosives used in the first two examples.
  • What followed can be best described as obliteration. for more
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