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Adj.1.exploitatory - tending to exploit or make use of
consumptive - tending to consume or use often wastefully; "water suitable for beneficial consumptive uses"; "duties consumptive of time and energy"; "consumptive fires"
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According to the authors, this cluster reflects efforts within the research literature of DCs to discover the processes of evolution of the firm through the balance of exploratory and exploitatory learning processes.
Regarding Kilicdaroglu's visit to a Somali refugee camp, Cumhuriyet and Hurriyet dailies wrote that Kilicdaroglu had distributed various aid materials at Dadaab Refugee Camp and described the tragedy at the camp as a "consequence of the exploitatory acts of the West's imperialist powers".