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Razing

The process of demolishing a structure without possible reconstruction.
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Razing Storm comes packaged with the arcade version of Time Crisis 4 and Deadstorm Pirates, so there's plenty to keep you entertained.
CUTLINE: (1 AND 2) The town pool (above) and the Mixter Building (below) will remain as is for the immediate future after an article calling for their razing was defeated at Town Meeting on Monday.
Idna municipality told WAFA that by razing the said land, Israeli authorities intend to extract stones of the best quality to be used by Israeli-owned stone crushing plants.
Estimates for razing that building range from about $27,000 to $40,000, he said.
He said the razing by the municipality violates even the Israeli law.
Head of Wadi Fokin village council, Ahmed Sukar, said that Israeli bulldozers started razing an agricultural land in al-Qisma village, south of the village which is adjacent to the Tzour Hadassah settlement.
A Beverly Hills neurosurgeon has obtained a court order temporarily blocking the city of Palmdale from razing 57 vacant houses he owns that have been declared public nuisances.
Jaber said that this area is targeted by settlers and forces, through razing of land and the confiscation of irrigation pipes, in an attempt to prevent farmers from cultivating their land located near the settlement in order to seize it for the benefit of settlement expansion.
Church and city officials, who support razing the cathedral, also said that a small earthquake May 23 created an ``imminent hazard'' at the cathedral, allowing them to sidestep of environmental laws.
protected by Israeli soldiers, began since early morning razing large areas of
He added, "Israeli occupation surprised us this morning of razing the land, and destroying the seedlings on claims it belongs to the property of the 'State of Israel', according to claims of the staff of the Israel's Civil Administration who oversaw the raze process.
Mahony has suggested that the cathedral could be built in the San Fernando Valley or elsewhere in Los Angeles County if the conservancy does not withdraw opposition to the razing of St.