pauperization


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pau·per·ize

 (pô′pə-rīz′)
tr.v. pau·per·ized, pau·per·iz·ing, pau·per·iz·es
To make a pauper of; impoverish.

pau′per·i·za′tion (-pər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.

pauperization

(ˌpɔːpəraɪˈzeɪʃən) or

pauperisation

n
the act or process of making a pauper of or impoverishing
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pauperization - a state of extreme poverty or destitution; "their indigence appalled him"; "a general state of need exists among the homeless"
impoverishment, poorness, poverty - the state of having little or no money and few or no material possessions
mendicancy, mendicity, beggary - the state of being a beggar or mendicant; "they were reduced to mendicancy"
2.pauperization - the act of making someone poor
privation, deprivation - act of depriving someone of food or money or rights; "nutritional privation"; "deprivation of civil rights"
Translations

pauperization

[ˌpɔːpəraɪˈzeɪʃən] Npauperización f, empobrecimiento m

pauperization

nVerarmung f; (fig also)Verkümmerung f
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