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onslaught
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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Definition
a powerful attack

or:

a sudden and enormous amount of something that must be handled — such as trouble, people or communications
  • In one day of breathtaking violence, a new Japanese onslaught had begun.
    p. 51.9
  • Their bodies were slashed with open cracks that formed under the corrosive onslaught of sun, salt, wind, and fuel residue.
    p. 141.3

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