divestment

[ dih-ves-ti-cher, -choo r or dih-vest-muh nt; dahy- ]SEE DEFINITION OF divestment

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But in a slack and unreflecting fashion the divestment has gone on until the aggregate effect is unmistakable.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1600, from divest on analogy of investiture. Economics sense is from 1961.

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deprivation

nountaking, keeping away; need
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