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pillaging

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verb

present participle of pillage
as in looting
to search through with the intent of committing robbery soldiers pillaging the countryside for anything of value

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“Pillaging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pillaging. Accessed 26 Mar. 2023.

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