vastatio

vastatio
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  • havoc — I noun anarchy, carnage, cataclysm, chaos, chaotic state, confusion, depredation, derangement, desolation, destruction, devastation, disorder, disorganization, dispersion, disruption, holocaust, overturning, pillage, plundering, ravage, ruin,… …   Law dictionary

  • vastación — f. Acción y efecto de vastar. * * * vastación. (Del lat. vastatĭo, ōnis). f. desus. Destrucción o desolación …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Vastation — Vas|ta|ti|on, die; , en [lat. vastatio, zu: vastare = wüst machen, veröden, zu: vastus, ↑vast] (veraltet): Verwüstung …   Universal-Lexikon

  • RYSVICUM i. e. RYSWYK — RYSVICUM, i. e. RYSWYK pagus celebris, et peramoenus Hollandiae, suburbanus Hagae Comitum, Potentissimi, Augustissimi, Felicissini, Serenissimi VILHELMI III. Magnae Britanniae Regis, Castro sumptuosissimo, magnificentissimo nobilitatus; in cuius… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • вастација — (лат. vastatio) пустошење, пљачкање, уништување …   Macedonian dictionary

  • Devastation — De|vastatio̱n [zu lat. devastare = gänzlich verwüsten] w; , en: Bekämpfung von Parasiten bis zur völligen Ausrottung …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

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