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ravage
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Gone with the Wind
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  • Food was scanty, one blanket for three men, and the ravages of smallpox, pneumonia and typhoid gave the place the name of a pest-house.
  • She looked like a dead, old woman with her ravaged face and her dark hair snarled and tangled across it.
  • It did not seem possible that war had swept over them twice, that they were living in a ravaged country, close to the border of starvation, when this old sweet Christmas hymn was being sung.

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  • Flames ravaged their home.
  • The ravages of climate change.

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