Ravage


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Ravage

To lay waste or destroy by any means.
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He examined many things minutely--strange tools and weapons, books, paper, clothing-- what little had withstood the ravages of time in the humid atmosphere of the jungle coast.
WILLIE FREW, trainer of legendary sprinter Ravage Again and a highly respected figure in greyhound racing circles, died yesterday following a long illness.
Un incendie, qui a ravage environ 5 hectares de forets dans la delegation de Borj Touil au gouvernorat de l'Ariana a ete finalement maitrise, la nuit de vendredi a 21h30, a declare le gouverneur de l'Ariana, Mehdi Zaoui, a la TAP.
Le lieutenant Youcef Chaib a indique a l'APS que le feu qui s'est declare, dans l'apres-midi de vendredi dernier, dans un champ agricole situe dans le douar Kehailia, relevant de la commune de Sidi Saada, dans la daira de Yellel, [beaucoup moins que] a ravage 7 ha de recoltes agricoles dont 4 ha de ble et de 3 ha de foin [beaucoup plus grand que].
Leading Sun National Bank's New York efforts will be Marc Ravage, who will manage and grow the bank's current portfolio of New York City-based commercial clients, as well as develop new business opportunities.
Le feu s'est declare vers 20H00 et a ravage jusqu'ici (01H30) pas moins de 100 hectares de thuya, d'arganier et d'oleastre", a affirme a la MAP Moulay Lahcen Bouhdadi, technicien a la delegation regionale des eaux et forets et a la lutte contre la desertification d'Agadir.
Well, now we do with the Ravage Nocks from Shawsheen River Archery Products.
A chronology outlines the life of Marcus Eli Revici (1884-1965), who changed his surname to Ravage when he arrived at Ellis Island in 1900 from Romania.
Ravage set off in steerage for America, one of almost two million Jews who were lured by tales of worldly success.
And so the wise men said unto him, O great tribune, do as you did when you appointed James Watt of the Interior Department to ravage the land, and Ann Burford to the Environmental Protection Agency to ravage the environment, and Mark Fowler to the Federal Communications Commission to ravage publicinterest broadcasting, and Kenneth Adelman to the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency to ravage disarmament.
Ces sinistres ont egalement provoque la destruction de plus de 450 bottes de foin dans les localites de Sidi Mezghiche et de Ramdane-Djamel, a encore indique la meme source, ajoutant que les feux ont egalement ravage 10 ha de maquis dans les localites de Ramdane-Djamel, d'Es Sebt et d'Ain Bouziane, ainsi que 6,5 ha de broussailles dans les communes de Skikda et de Cheraia, en plus de 30 arbres fruitiers dans la zone de Sidi Ahmed, au chef lieu de wilaya.