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ruinate

adjective

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ruinate

verb

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The first known use of ruinate was circa 1538

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“Ruinate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ruinate. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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