demolition

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English[edit]

A building being demolished.
Video of a demolition.
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Etymology[edit]

From Old French demolition, from Latin dēmōlītiō "a tearing down".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌdɛm.əˈlɪʃən/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

demolition (countable and uncountable, plural demolitions)

  1. The process of demolishing or destroying buildings or other structures.

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