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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: privation(0.01364 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to privation.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a state of extreme poverty [syn: want, deprivation]
2: act of depriving someone of food or money or rights;
“nutritional privation”; “deprivation of civil rights”
English → English (gcide)
Privation \Pri*va"tion\ (pr[-i]*v[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. [L. privatio:
cf. F. privation. See Private.]
1. The act of depriving, or taking away; hence, the depriving
of rank or office; degradation in rank; deprivation.
2. The state of being deprived or destitute of something,
especially of something required or desired; destitution;
need; as, to undergo severe privations.
3. The condition of being absent; absence; negation.
Evil will be known by consequence, as being only a
privation, or absence, of good. --South.
Privation mere of light and absent day. --Milton.