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conflagration
used in Hiroshima

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Definition
a large, violent, uncontrolled event — especially a fire
  • Seeing fire breaking out in a nearby ruin (except at the very center where the bomb itself ignited some fires, most of Hiroshima's city-wide conflagration was caused by inflammable wreckage falling on cook-stoves and live wires.)
    Two — The Fire (14% in)
conflagration = a large, violent, uncontrolled event — especially a fire
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