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carpet-bomb

[kahr-pit-bom]
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verb (used with object)
  1. to systematically bomb (a large target area) so as to completely destroy it.
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Related formscar·pet-bomb·ing,, carpet bombing, noun
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carpet bombing

noun
  1. systematic intensive bombing of an area
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