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bomb site

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbomb siteˈbomb site noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DESTROYa place where a bomb has destroyed several buildings in a town 🔊 They’ve pulled down so many buildings around here it looks like a bomb site.
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bomb siteSophie's room is a bomb site.The library at the end of the road was built on a bomb site.Ruptured gas lines resulted in fires that gutted entire communities of wooden houses, leaving behind smoldering embers resembling a bomb site.The memorial at the bomb site featured mournful bagpipes played Amazing Grace after Marine Capt.
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