exploitation

(redirected from exploiter)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

exploitation

Social medicine The taking unfair advantage of a situation or person(s). See Sexual exploitation.

exploitation

the situation in which one organism gains at the expense of another.
References in periodicals archive ?
Risk factors of child abuse include drug or alcohol addiction of the exploiter, history of violence between the parents of the exploiter and previous history of child abuse practiced by the exploiter (6).
Even where there are stiff financial penalties stipulated in the law, such as in the United States, the levels of prosecution and conviction of slave exploiters remain paltry.
H2: Distinctive competencies associated with incremental innovation will be more strongly related to an exploiter orientation than to an explorer orientation.
We created and analyzed this data set because species designated as an avoider or exploiter by at least one study showed an avoid- or exploit-response in at least some situations.
Les producteurs agricoles du Nord de l'Ontario ont vole la vedette Lau 79th Annual Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, a Toronto, grace aux techniques novatrices de marketing qu'ils ont utilisees et a leur aptitude a exploiter des creneaux particuliers.
All but the dumbest authors struggle over being "nice" or being real, and if there was a whiff of disingenuousness in letting the Filmmaker off the hook (via the unwitting exploiter Toby), then Truth reeked from that self-serving gesture as well.
As an exploiter and degrader of individual human beings, the anti-culture can never become a proper accompaniment to the Eucharistic sacrifice.
He points out that the Koran requires humankind to be 'the stewards of the earth'(5) and suggests that this implies that, though we should not be ashamed of 'cultivating its resources and increasing its bounty', the pursuit should be 'that of a steward, not a rapacious exploiter, ie it is balanced with limits imposed on greed and personal ambition, to nurture the underlying sustaining system'.
This is what "harmonization" really envisions: not the necessary small local harmonies that can be made among neighbors and between people and their land, but rather the "harmony" that might exist between exploiter and exploited after all protest is silenced and all restraints abandoned.
Il a cite a titre illustratif le fait de vouloir exploiter certains mouvements de contestation observes dans quelques regions du pays a des fins que tout le monde connait.
dans une declaration a la SUNA mardi, Idris a appele a profiter de la diversite du pays car cette diversite devrait etre une source de bon pas un motif de conflit, soulignant que l'allocation du president Al Bachir a clairement appele a l'unification du front interieur et la necessite exploiter les ressources du Soudan pour atteindre le bien-etre et l'essor pour le peuple soudanais.
Par contre, d'autres observateurs affirment qu'il existe des raisons principales derriere le choix des Freres pour la place Rabi'a pour y tenir leur sit-in, dont entre autres, le fait que la place abrite une grande mosquee, ce qui convient bien pour eux et se conforme aux slogans religieux que les sit-inneurs adoptent, et qui sert en meme temps a exploiter les tribunes de la mosquee pour lancer leurs appels.