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privation
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
lack of basic things needed to live in a satisfactory manner
  • But this, too, entailed military weakness, and since the privations it inflicted were obviously unnecessary, it made opposition inevitable.
    p. 190.9
  • What was more important was that sexual privation induced hysteria, which was desirable because it could be transformed into war-fever and leader-worship.
    p. 133.1

There are no more uses of "privation" in 1984 by Orwell.

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