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ruination

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1 something that is the cause of one's ultimate failure or loss of life
  • neglect and indifference have proved to be the ruination of more than one marriage

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2 the state or fact of being rendered nonexistent, physically unsound, or useless
  • although this is a setback, it isn't complete ruination for the company

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“Ruination.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ruination. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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