despoilment
despoilment de*spoil"ment, n. Despoliation. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • despoilment — index defilement, pillage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • despoilment — noun The act of despoiling; a plundering; despoliation. On such a view, the despoilment of pristine wilderness is the loss of something intrinsically good …   Wiktionary

  • despoilment — noun see despoil …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • despoilment — See despoiler. * * * …   Universalium

  • despoilment — de spoil·ment || mÉ™nt n. plundering, pillaging, robbing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • despoilment — de·spoil·ment …   English syllables

  • despoilment — noun the act of stripping and taking by force • Syn: ↑spoil, ↑spoliation, ↑spoilation, ↑despoilation, ↑despoliation • Derivationally related forms: ↑despoil (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • despoilation — noun the act of stripping and taking by force • Syn: ↑spoil, ↑spoliation, ↑spoilation, ↑despoilment, ↑despoliation • Derivationally related forms: ↑despoil (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • despoliation — noun the act of stripping and taking by force • Syn: ↑spoil, ↑spoliation, ↑spoilation, ↑despoilation, ↑despoilment • Derivationally related forms: ↑despoil, ↑despoil ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • spoilation — noun the act of stripping and taking by force • Syn: ↑spoil, ↑spoliation, ↑despoilation, ↑despoilment, ↑despoliation • Derivationally related forms: ↑despoil (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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