Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Consisting in spoliation; causing spoliation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Tending to spoil; destructive; spoliative.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Tending to spoil; destructive.

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Examples

  • When our resolutions cite the millions of dollars, pounds sterling, francs and marks which every year leave developing, neocolonized or colonized states as a result of spoliatory investments and one-sided loans, they are condemning imperialism and not any other social system.

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