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Even from a distance, the man could see that the tornado had

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Even from a distance, the man could see that the tornado had [#permalink] New post 03 Oct 2017, 06:36
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Even from a distance, the man could see that the tornado had _____________ from the site all but the most basic elements of his childhood home; nothing but traces of the original foundations remained.
A. tethered
B. extirpated
C. recapitulated
D. interred
E. effaced
F. hallowed

[Reveal] Spoiler: OA
Extirpated, effaced

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Re: Even from a distance, the man could see that the tornado had [#permalink] New post 14 Oct 2017, 16:00
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This sentence is about as purely definition-based as you can get: the house was torn from the ground and utterly destroyed. You need words that signify “eradicated” or “obliterated”; extirpated and effaced are right.

Hence options extirpated, effaced are best fit!
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