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privation
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • But this, too, entailed military weakness, and since the privations it inflicted were obviously unnecessary, it made opposition inevitable.
  • What was more important was that sexual privation induced hysteria, which was desirable because it could be transformed into war-fever and leader-worship.

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  • The blockade is causing widespread privation.
  • She grew up in a world of stillbirths and privation.

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