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holocaust

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  1. 1 a destructive burning the holocaust caused by the ignited chemicals completely destroyed the factory and several surrounding homes Synonyms of holocaust conflagration, fire, infernoWords Related to holocaust blaze, flare-up; backfire, bonfire, brush fire, campfire, forest fire, wildfire; arson

  2. 2 the killing of a large number of people as many as 2,000,000 people may have perished in the holocaust perpetrated by Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Synonyms of holocaust bloodbath, butchery, carnage, death, massacre, slaughterWords Related to holocaust bloodletting, bloodshed, foul play, homicide, killing, manslaughter, murder, slaying; mortality; annihilation, decimation, demolishing, destruction, devastation, eradication, extermination; genocide, pogrom; assassination, execution



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