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ruinate

[roo-uh-neyt] /ˈru əˌneɪt/ Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
verb (used with object), ruinated, ruinating.
1.
to ruin.
adjective
2.
ruined.
Origin of ruinate
1530-1540
1530-40; < Medieval Latin ruīnātus, past participle of ruīnāre. See ruin, -ate1
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