Decimated? Devastated? Or Just Damaged?

meaning of decimated or devastated

Guess what? You might be in the minority. By that, I mean those who understand the real meaning of ‘decimated’. Most don’t.

If you want an example, here’s a beauty! This is a snippet from an account of a road accident: ‘… the impact fully decimated half the car’.

Your challenge is this: ‘How much damage was done to the car?’ Hint: you might need maths.

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