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plunder
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
to steal — often after conquering the location with the goods

or:

the goods stolen
  • I never saw her read a book again; but she referred to books often—as if they were shrines and cathedrals of learning that television had plundered and then abandoned.
    p. 264.8

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