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starvation

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suffering or death caused by having nothing to eat or not enough to eat; the condition of someone who is starving
  • The famine brought mass starvation.
  • Millions of people face starvation every day.
  • They died from starvation.

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The first known use of starvation was in 1762

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“Starvation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/starvation. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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