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deprivation

noun [C/U]  us   /ˌdep·rəˈveɪ·ʃən/
an absence or too little of something important: [C] There were food shortages and other deprivations during the war.
Translations of “deprivation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺失,缺乏,匱乏…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺失,缺乏,匮乏…
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