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consume mass quantities
To eat, drink, or otherwise consume large amounts of something. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. Large family holidays are all typified by consuming mass quantities of food and alcohol. As the largest economy on the planet, our prerogative seems to be to consume mass quantities of the Earth's resources.
Widespread death and devastation. If they launch a nuclear attack against us, it will cause mass destruction.
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