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Synonyms for razing

the event of a structure being completely demolished and leveled

complete destruction of a building

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Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlements activities in northern West Bank, told WAFA that more than nine Israeli bulldozers embarked on razing lands that belong to Palestinians from the villages of Jaloud, Qaryout, Sawyeh, Lubban and Senjel.
He suggested bringing both buildings to the October town meeting for razing, presenting the voters with the opportunity to choose razing only the pool, or both buildings.
The razing of the two buildings may also indicate that Iran has no intention to allow inspectors access soon," it added.
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To all those standing against the razing of the burial mounds.
After Gulbranson made his U-turn that Saturday morning, he begged the bulldozer driver not to go ahead with razing the old structure.
Police arrested 300 opposition demonstrators in a northern Indian city to prevent them clashing with marching Hindu nationalists on the sixth anniversary of the razing of an ancient mosque, the Press Trust of India news agency said.
RAMALLAH, July 13, 2016 (WAFA) - Palestinian activists on Wednesday presented Israeli military bulldozers from razing a Palestinian-owned land near the village of Deir Qeddis, west of Ramallah in the West Bank, according to local sources.
Eyewitnesses added that the bulldozers have been razing another land near the Ge'olat Zion illegal settlement which had already been approved by the Israeli government.
KORONADAL CITY -- Two fires broke out here before dawn Wednesday, razing a church and five houses.
Selectmen Chairman Kevin McCormick described the razing of the two buildings, both unused for several years, as the board's number one priority this year.
LANCASTER- A demolition crew began tearing down the Dunes Motor Hotel on Monday, razing the first of two low-rent hotels that city officials have deemed eyesores.
Burajeya said the razing of the said land comes as part of Israel's plan to construct a yeshiva (Jewish school) at the site.
Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) on Monday night broke into Al-Khader town south of Bethlehem, and began razing lands under security pretexts, leaving wreck behind.
By razing the boxing gym and the projector room, the building will be about 28,000 square feet, according to the developer.