cannibalisation

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cannibalize or cannibalise (ˈkænɪbəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to use (serviceable parts from one machine or vehicle) to repair another, esp as an alternative to using new parts
 
cannibalise or cannibalise
 
vb
 
cannibali'zation or cannibalise
 
n
 
cannibali'sation or cannibalise
 
n

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