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tr.v. im·mis·er·at·ed, im·mis·er·at·ing, im·mis·er·ates
To make miserable; impoverish.

[New Latin immiserāre, immiserāt- (translation of German verelenden, to sink into misery : ver-, causative pref. + Elend, poverty) : Latin in-, causative pref.; see in-2 + Latin miser, wretched.]

im·mis′er·a′tion n.


another word for immiserization
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But none of those issues are matters of not merely life and death but of wholesale slaughter and mass immiseration.
But it is in that very shift that Stoll identifies the region's turn toward immiseration.
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They likely sped up a process of immiseration that would have taken place in any case.
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