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Definition of 'shelling'

See also: shell 


  1. the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target; "they laid down a barrage in front of the advancing troops"; "the shelling went on for hours without pausing"
       Synonyms: barrage barrage fire battery bombardment

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