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1(from aircraft)bombardeo masculine
- After the bombings, police raided the flat and found the bomb factory.
- This was the beginning of modern warfare, with its bombings of civilians and lethal gases.
- Terrorist bombings ruin a building, many lives and inflict trauma on the witnesses.
- Twice inside a week the terrorists have carried out bombings in the heart of a major European city.
- It is easy to dismiss terrorist bombings in far away countries as being unimportant to us.
- Yesterday the prime minister described the bombings as an attack on our values as a society.
- There is speculation that there could be a series of simultaneous bombings across the country.
- Police have been unable to ascertain why the hate crime levels have decreased since the bombings.
- Tommy is also a suspect in a series of bombings in the capital and in the murder of a judge who sentenced him.
- Lots of police have been killed and injured through these suicide bombings.
- This sadistic boast has been followed by a savage and shameless campaign of suicide bombings.
- The recent bombings were necessary to safeguard the planes patrolling the no-fly zones.
- And the bombings brought the whole question of the war to the front of the debate.
- These will remember the victims and survivors of the bombings that brought an end to World War Two.
- There is another battle going on that is a long way from the bombings and fighting on the frontline.
- He's always been mentioned by those who did bombings in the past as their commander.
2(by terrorists)atentado (terrorista) masculinebombazo masculine Mexico informal