Bombardment (1.28.2019)

bombardment \ ˈbäm-ˌbärd-mənt \ noun

1. an attack by dropping bombs

2. the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target

3. the act (or an instance) of subjecting a body or substance to the impact of high-energy particles (as electrons or alpha rays)

4. the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)