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Synonyms for demolishing

complete destruction of a building

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The additional deputy commissioner directed all the officers to complete the action of demolishing or repairing of buildings .
The Israeli forces with the bulldozers then moved to another building -- a printing house -- owned by Mohammad Alyan in Al Eisawiyah and started their demolishing work without giving the owner a chance to evacuate his machines and belongings.
ISLAMABAD, July 20, 2010 (Balochistan Times ): Rejecting the news of demolishing Temple at Tipu Road Rawalpindi, the Evacuee Trust Board (ETB) has clarified that the demolishing building neither a Temple nor had any link with it (Temple).
WORK on demolishing and rebuilding dilapidated houses under a stalled nationwide campaign is underway, officials have confirmed.
The press service of the Kyrgyz Border Service released a statement today in which it said that a group in special uniform arrived in the settlement of Baikyshtak of Aksy rayon of Kyrgyzstan from Uzbekistan and began demolishing the house belonging to the Uzbek citizen in violation of the earlier reached agreement of the Kyrgyz-Uzbek intergovernmental commission for border delimitation and demarcation.
Space will be created by demolishing 755 properties.
He believes developers will think twice about demolishing rent-controlled buildings if the City Council makes it harder and more expensive.
AS YOU know, last Friday, Liverpool City Council's Executive Board declared our area (Princes Park, Liverpool 8) a renewal area, which means, in their own words, they now have 'power to manage it' by demolishing and building houses within a 10-year period.
In addition to demolishing structures, demolition contractors face a variety of recycling-related tasks, including the primary sizing and separation of material.
Sheriff Wylie Robertson accepted that conflicting instructions from Stirling Council to demolish the castle and banning him from demolishing the building were a 'bureaucratic nonsense' and 'simply defied common sense'.
After all we are only demolishing stones,'' he said in defense of his decision.
It was around that time that Local Law 59 of 1985 was to be signed by the mayor and would provide for a moratorium on demolishing SROs.
The Recent Past Preservation Network, a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to the preservation and understanding of modern architecture, has sued the National Park Service to prevent the agency from demolishing the historic Cyclorama Center in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
PNN/ Jerusalem / IOF raided on Wednesday morning Mu'tasim Abu Farha's house in Ras al-Amud neighborhood, Jerusalem and initiated demolishing the house.
JERUSALEM, August 15, 2017 (WAFA) -- Israeli municipality of Jerusalem and police embarked on demolishing a Palestinian-owned home in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan, under the pretext of construction without a permit, making it the second home to be demolished by Israeli forces in Jerusalem since Tuesday morning.