saturation bombing


noun

intense area bombing intended to destroy everything in the target area.

Nearby words

  1. saturated fatty acid,
  2. saturated liquid,
  3. saturated vapor,
  4. saturater,
  5. saturation,
  6. saturation diving,
  7. saturation index,
  8. saturation level,
  9. saturation point,
  10. saturator

Origin of saturation bombing

First recorded in 1940–45

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