bomb out

transitive verb

1
: to subject (a target, such as an industrial center) to bombing so that continued operation or inhabitation of the bombed objective is impossible
a munitions factory which was bombed out early in the war
2
: to force out of a dwelling or place of business by bombing : make homeless by bombing
millions of people were bombed out

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“Bomb out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bomb%20out. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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