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English definition of “disenfranchise”

disenfranchise

verb [T]     /ˌdɪs.ɪnˈfræn.tʃaɪz/ (US also disfranchise)
to take away power or opportunities , especially the right to vote , from a person or group Elections
(Definition of disenfranchise verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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