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deplete
used in Catch-22

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use up (resources or materials)
  • Like Minniver Cheevy, he had been born too late — exactly thirty-six hours too late for the physical well-being of his mother, a gentle, ailing woman who, after a full day and a half's agony in the rigors of childbirth, was depleted of all resolve to pursue further the argument over the new child's name.
    Chapter 9 — Major Major Major Major (1% in)

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