Synonyms of ground zero


1. ground zero, target, target area

usage: the target of a projectile (as a bomb or missile)

2. ground zero

usage: the site of the World Trade Center before it was destroyed

3. ground zero, point

usage: the point of detonation (or above or below) of a nuclear weapon

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