bombardment


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a concentrated outpouring, as of missiles, words, or blows

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the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)

the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target

the act (or an instance) of subjecting a body or substance to the impact of high-energy particles (as electrons or alpha rays)

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Bontis allocates just less than 200 pages to describing information bombardment, another 100 pages to examining its implications, and a mere 36 pages to providing guidance for combating it.
Iran's recent condition to stop the bombardment is that PJAK to stop all its activities and set up camp inside Kurdistan Region -- like other Iranian Kurdish opposition parties who have camps in the Region.
The Fifteenth Air Force assigned the mission of escorting the B-17s of the 5th Bombardment Wing that day to the 332d Fighter Group, the Tuskegee Airmen.
Chapters chronologically review the development of French aerial bombardment throughout the war years 1914-18.
I have returned from the bombardment at 6 in the morning.
They also suggest life might have been given a kick-start by the Late Heavy Bombardment.
The bombardment was widely thought to have sterilised the Earth, quenching any early attempts of life to gain a foothold.
A militant commander Zulfikar Mehsud told this agency that the bombardment in Khudizai, Ghaljo and Dabori areas was 'severe and cruel' that targeted the Taliban as well as civilians.
The daily As-Safir said it had learned that Israel informed UNIFIL that it had intended to hit back at the source from which the rockets were fired with aerial bombardment, but that it had changed its mind upon international advice.
Bombardment gene delivery is based on the fact that DNA adheres to certain types of metal particles, such as gold and tungsten.
Haji Noor, an elder of one of the villages, said that between 40 and 50 people, including children, were killed in the bombardment.
An impressive body of work, "French Strategic And Tactical Bombardment Forces Of World War I" is an outstanding military history by the team of Rene Martel, Allen Suddaby, and Steven Suddaby.
Artillery was scheduled to begin a bombardment in the outlying area at that time the next morning.
All were members of the 63rd Bombardment Squadron, 43 Bombardment Group.
Lee, survived the bombardment remarkably well, its spongy palmetto walls absorbing direct hits from the British naval vessels.