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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.
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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).
H2: Distinctive competencies associated with incremental innovation will be more strongly related to an exploiter orientation than to an explorer orientation.
It matters little to them, the exploiters and exploited, that human suffering is intensified.
Ce stratageme, a-t-il poursuivi, tendait aussi a exploiter les visites effectuees dans la region par differents acteurs internationaux operant dans le domaine des droits de l'Homme, dans le but de "creer l'impression d'un climat d'instabilite dans les provinces du Sud, quitte a se servir des femmes et des enfants pour susciter la sympathie".
Haven't they realised that Tony Blair is an opportunist,an exploiter of people to serve his own ends?
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.
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'.
Finally, this movie was co-produced by Oliver Stone, who as a mongerer of paranoia, a narrator of pseudo-history, and an exploiter of violence as pseudo-protest, knows something about the lack of abashment.
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.
Nous allons exploiter les espaces que va laisser l'adversaire qui cherchera a aller de l'avant pour marquer et nous devons absolument marquer contre le cours du jeu.
Selon la coordinatrice speciale de l'Unicef pour la crise des refugies et des migrants en Europe, il est imperatif de renforcer les systemes de protection sociale et de sante a chaque etape de facon a eviter que les enfants et les femmes ne se fassent exploiter ou ne tombent entre les mailles du filet.