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Noun: destruction  di'strúk-shun
  1. The termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists
    - devastation
  2. An event that completely destroys something
    - demolition, wipeout
  3. A final state
    - end, death

Derived forms: destructions

Type of: conclusion, ending, finish, state, termination

Encyclopedia: Destruction