depredation vs. deprivation – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Depredation

Definition:

an act of plundering, pillaging and marauding

Examples:

the depredations of age and disease

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Deprivation

Definition:

a state of extreme poverty

Examples:

losing him is no great deprivation

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