One-Word-Sunday-Volume

 

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Volume

Lochnagar Crater.

Created by 27,000 kilograms of detonated explosives

in the Somme Battlefields, France.

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One Word Sunday Challenge:  Volume

Word-of-Day-Challenge-Tear

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tear

a hole or split in something caused by it
having been pulled apart forcefully.

This hole in the ground,

known as Lochnagar Crater,

was created after British soldiers 

detonated 27,000 tons of explosives

under German lines during

World War I.

The force created a tear in the ground

measuring 220 feet (67 metres) diameter

and 450 feet (137 metres) across

Debris from the explosion rose

about 4,000 feet into the air.

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Word of the Day Challenge: Tear