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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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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".