the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful
"the development of Alaskan resources"; "the exploitation of copper deposits"
exploitation, victimization, victimisation, usingnoun
an act that exploits or victimizes someone (treats them unfairly)
"capitalistic exploitation of the working class"; "paying Blacks less and charging them more is a form of victimization"
The act of exploiting or utilizing.
the act of exploiting or utilizing
This article discusses the term exploitation in the meaning of using something in an unjust or cruel manner.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
1. Taking full advantage of success in military operations, following up initial gains, and making permanent the temporary effects already achieved. 2. Taking full advantage of any information that has come to hand for tactical, operational, or strategic purposes. 3. An offensive operation that usually follows a successful attack and is designed to disorganize the enemy in depth. See also attack; pursuit.
Using a person or situation to benefit personally from.
Foster homes in the beginning were exploiting the children.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'Exploitation' in Nouns Frequency: #2539
The numerical value of Exploitation in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Exploitation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
We have deluded ourselves into believing the myth that capitalism grew and prospered out of the Protestant ethic of hard work and sacrifices, capitalism was built on the exploitation of black slaves and continues to thrive on the exploitation of the poor, both black and white, both here and abroad.
Thank you for your existence in our industry, for making the space safe, for creating physical, emotional and professional boundaries so that we can make work about exploitation, loss of respect, about abuse of power without being exploited or abused in the process.
The observed changes in the Arctic region climate and the reduced extent of summer ice reveal the potential for the Arctic Ocean to become a more viable route of international shipping over the coming decades. Opportunities exists for infrastructure development and commercial investment, resource exploitation, fishing and tourism.
What this study does, is hopefully puts numbers to the problem so that real action is taken to prevent exploitation, and resources are there to help people to recover who might fall prey to these abuses.
Speaking like this doesn't mean that we're anti-white, but it does mean we're anti-exploitation, we're anti-degradation, we're anti-oppression.
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Translations for Exploitation
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- بهره برداریPersian
- uitbaten, exploitatie, uitbuitingDutch
- wykorzystanie, spożytkowanie, wyzyskPolish
- примене́ние, испо́льзование, эксплуата́цияRussian
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