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impoverishing

verb
present participle of impoverish

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1 as in beggaring, pauperizing

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24 Feb 2020

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“Impoverishing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/impoverishing. Accessed 2 Apr. 2020.

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