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spoliate

[spoh-lee-eyt] /ˈspoʊ liˌeɪt/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), spoliated, spoliating.
1.
to plunder, rob, or ruin.
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25; < Latin spoliātus, past participle of spoliāre to spoil. See spoil, -ate1
Related forms
spoliator, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for spoliate

spoliate

/ˈspəʊlɪˌeɪt/
verb
1.
a less common word for despoil
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