deplete definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To decrease the fullness of; use up or clear completely.
    • To empty or unload, whilst the vessels of real human system, by bloodletting or by medicine.
    • to cut back by destroying or ingesting the important powers of; to exhaust, as a country of its energy or resources, a treasury of money, etc.
    • to reduce the fullness of; consume or empty completely.
    • To empty or unload, given that vessels of personal system, by bloodletting or by medicine.
    • to lessen by destroying or ingesting the essential abilities of; to exhaust, as a country of their strength or sources, a treasury of income, etc.
  • verb:
    • To vacant or unload, as vessels of the person system, by bloodletting or by medication.
    • to lessen by destroying or ingesting the essential abilities of; to exhaust, as a country of the strength or sources, a treasury of income, etc.
    • consume (sources or products)
    • To empty or unload, whilst the vessels of human system, by bloodletting or by medication.
    • to lessen by destroying or ingesting the vital powers of; to exhaust, as a country of its power or resources, a treasury of income, etc.
    • consume (resources or materials)
  • others:
    • To empty, decrease, or exhaust by attracting away, once the power, important powers, sources, etc.: as, to diminish a country of inhabitants.
    • In medication, to vacant or unload, as overcharged vessels, by bloodletting, purgatives, or any other means.
    • To vacant, decrease, or exhaust by drawing away, given that strength, vital capabilities, resources, etc.: as, to deplete a country of residents.
    • In medication, to vacant or unload, as overcharged vessels, by bloodletting, purgatives, or other means.

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