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deprivation

Overview of noun deprivation


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1. privation, want, deprivation, neediness -- (a state of extreme poverty)

2. loss, deprivation -- (the disadvantage that results from losing something; "his loss of credibility led to his resignation"; "losing him is no great deprivation")

3. privation, deprivation -- (act of depriving someone of food or money or rights; "nutritional privation"; "deprivation of civil rights")



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