saturation bombing

Definition of saturation bombing

  1. :  bombing in which a very large number of bombs are dropped to cover an entire area instead of being aimed at a specific target

Word by Word Definitions

saturationplay
  1. :  the act of saturating :  the state of being saturated

    :  satiety, surfeit

    :  conversion of an unsaturated to a saturated chemical compound (as by hydrogenation)

bombplay bombing
  1. :  an explosive device fused to detonate under specified conditions

    :  atomic bomb

    :  a vessel for compressed gases: such as

  1. :  to attack with or as if with bombs :  bombard

    :  to defeat decisively

    :  to hit (a ball, puck, or shot) very hard


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