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debilitate
used in 1776

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Definition
to weaken
  • Writing to Morris three days before Christmas, Washington said he thought the enemy was waiting for two events only before marching on Philadelphia— "Ice for a passage, and the dissolution of the poor remains of our debilitated army."
    p. 270.2

There are no more uses of "debilitate" in 1776.

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