razing

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the event of a structure being completely demolished and leveled
complete destruction of a building the event of a structure being completely demolished and leveled
present participle of raze
complete destruction of a building
raze
To demolish; to level to the ground

The word ‘laconic’ derives from Lakon (“person from Lakonia”) the district around Sparta in southern Greece in ancient times, whose inhabitants were famous for their brevity of speech. When Philip of Macedon threatened them with, “If I enter Laconia, I will raze Sparta to the ground,” the Spartans’ reply was, “If.”.

raze
{v} to overthrow, destroy, ruin, efface
raze
{n} a head or whole root of ginger
raze
To subvert from the foundation; to lay level with the ground; to overthrow; to destroy; to demolish
raze
A Shakespearean word (used once) supposed to mean the same as race, a root
raze
tear down so as to make flat with the ground; "The building was levelled"
raze
To erase; to efface; to obliterate
raze
{f} tear down, demolish; scrape off, shave away with a knife
raze
To scrape as if with a razor
raze
If buildings, villages or towns are razed or razed to the ground, they are completely destroyed. Dozens of villages have been razed Towns such as Mittelwihr and Bennwihr were virtually razed to the ground. to completely destroy a town or building (raser, from radere )
razing

    Silbentrennung

    ra·zing

    Türkische aussprache

    reyzîng

    Aussprache

    /ˈrāzəɴɢ/ /ˈreɪzɪŋ/

    Etymologie

    [ 'rAz ] (transitive verb.) 1536. alteration of rase.

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