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English definition of “devoid”

devoid

adjective     /dɪˈvɔɪd/ formal
be devoid of sth to lack or be without something that is necessary or usual: Their apartment is devoid of all comforts. He seems to be devoid of compassion.Scarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
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