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decimation

noun

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  1. the state or fact of being rendered nonexistent, physically unsound, or useless the virtual decimation of the coastal town by the hurricane Synonyms of decimation annihilation, destruction, demolishment, demolition, desolation, devastation, extermination, extinction, havoc, loss, mincemeat, obliteration, ruin, ruination, wastage, wreckageWords Related to decimation depredation, despoilment, despoliation; breakup, collapse, disintegration, dissolution; assassination, execution, killing, massacre, slaughter; dismantlement, effacement, eradicationNear Antonyms of decimation rescue, salvage, salvation, saving; conservation, preservation, protection; reclamation, reconstruction, re-creation, refurbishment, regeneracy, remodeling, renovation, restorationAntonyms of decimation building, construction, erection, raising


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