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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of stripping and taking by force.

Usage examples (33)
  • To conserve it was to protect it from human despoliation.
  • That way leads to technological despoliation, as we already know.
  • We are determining that dynamic trade cannot lead to environmental despoliation.
  • People have boycotted to protest apartheid, to protest the despoliation of the environment. for more
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