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demolition

[‚dem·ə′lish·ən]
(civil engineering)
The act or process of tearing down a building or other structure.
(ordnance)
Destroying a structure or an area by the use of explosives.

Demolition

The intentional destruction of all or a part of a structure; may include removal of structural elements, partitions, mechanical equipment, and electrical equipment and wiring.

What does it mean when you dream about demolition?

A sense of major changes in one’s life, for better or for worse. A breakdown of old ways of doing things. Alternatively, a sense of being scattered and chaotic.

demolition

The systematic destruction of a building, all or in part.
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From 2006 to the end of February this year, "the homes of at least 983 people living in these communities -- including 471 minors -- were demolished more than once by Israel.
The demolition team of the Sindh Building Control also demolished and sealed illegal constructions in different areas including Gulshan, Clifton and Saddar town areas here.
The demolitions came about a month after forces had demolished sanitary ware stores, automobile repair shops, a carpentry and some agricultural structures, citing unlicensed building as a pretext.
BAGNALL STREET: All this street is to be demolished
The Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry (BICI) in its report last November said 30 places of worship were demolished by authorities during unrest, but only five had been built with the requisite royal deed and building permit.
Meanwhile, Israeli bulldozers demolished a Palestinian house and two barracks used as animal barns in Khirbet al-Mintar al-Sharqiya, near the village of Barta'a al-Sharqiya south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, according to head of the village council in Barta'a, Ahmad Qabha.
About 1300 real estate units will be demolished next year after their value is evaluated for the construction of a second ring road while the remaining 2,700 houses will be demolished to make way for the first ring road and other development projects," said Mansour Abu Rayyash in a report first carried by the Al Eqtisadiah newspaper.
Denbigh Temple Row, Wrexham, in July 1963 All Saints Church at Southsea, Wrexham, had to be demolished in August 1984, due to subsidence caused by a geological fault.
Ramallah Clashes erupted in occupied Jerusalem after municipal bulldozers demolished four houses and a printing house in occupied East Jerusalem on Tuesday.
Seven years after the above ground structure of the United States Customs House was cleared after being severely damaged in the September 11 terrorist attacks, a permit was filed this week to demolish remaining underground steel structures within the demolished building's footprint.
He says Ramsden Street baths were demolished in 1968 to make way for Queensgate Market.
Nick Brown, Labour MP for Newcastle East and Wallsend, has called on Local Government Secretary Ruth Kelly to stipulate that no houses will be demolished until replacement homes are built.