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devitalized

 [de-vi´tal-īzd]
1. devoid of vitality or life; dead.
2. of an organ or body part, having a blood supply so reduced that the oxygen supply will not support life.

de·vi·tal·ized

(dē-vī'tăl-īzd),
Devoid of life; dead.

devitalized

[dēvī′təlīzd]
pertaining to tissues with a reduced oxygen supply and blood flow.

de·vi·tal·ized

(dē-vī'tăl-īzd)
Devoid of life; dead.
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Many authors in Quebec and elsewhere agree that in devitalized collectivities, whether urban or rural, the fight against poverty should be based in the social economy and the social capital of those collectivities (Develtere 1998; Demoustier 2004; Moulaert and Nussbaumer 2005).
In other nations, a lack of distance between religion and government has spawned only oppression (such as in Iran) or lifeless, devitalized religious communities (such as Western Europe).
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In Montreal, in districts devitalized by industrial relocation, social movements have integrated the struggle for the sustainability of local communities into their repertoire of collective actions.
31) In his "Spectator" column in the National Guardian, Michael Gold underscored the divide between the uptown (AJTC) and downtown (Farband Committee) Jews, when he wrote that, "Uptown in New York an exhibition stresses the smug, devitalized conservatism of the wealthy minority: I have seen the other exhibition at 189 Second Avenue, on the proletarian East Side.
The moral propaganda that has in most Western states become the substitute for our devitalized tradition of moral conduct is based on the principle of "believing that.
Will immortal nations enter a state of torpor, devitalized by a lack of ambition and innovation?
Class IV/Dirty- Old traumatic wounds with retained devitalized Infected: tissue and those that involve existing clinical infection or perforated viscera.
When I was at university, I remember students embarking on seven-day macrobiotic brown rice diets for the same reason and I've seldom seen people looking progressively more unhealthy and devitalized than they did.
He found the British dance public and its companies devitalized after the war and complacently parochial.
With this reaction, the tissue on the inner surface of the capsule was devitalized and necrotic.
What to avoid for guarding ojas: anger, worry, overwork, drugs or stimulants, hunger, sorrow, excessive sex, and devitalized food.