Definition of Deprivation. Meaning of Deprivation. Synonyms of Deprivation

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Definition of Deprivation

Deprivation
Deprivation Dep`ri*va"tion, n. [LL. deprivatio.] 1. The act of depriving, dispossessing, or bereaving; the act of deposing or divesting of some dignity. 2. The state of being deprived; privation; loss; want; bereavement. 3. (Eccl. Law) the taking away from a clergyman his benefice, or other spiritual promotion or dignity. Note: Deprivation may be a beneficio or ab officio; the first takes away the living, the last degrades and deposes from the order.

Meaning of Deprivation from wikipedia

- Deprivation may refer to: Asphyxia, deficient supply of oxygen to the body Crash diet Cultural deprivation, a theory in sociology that the working...
- Relative deprivation is the lack of resources to sustain the diet, lifestyle, activities and amenities that an individual or group are accustomed to or...
- Sleep deprivation is the condition of not having enough sleep. It can be either chronic or acute. The levels of sleep deprivation can vary widely. A chronic...
- Copenhagen in 1995, absolute poverty is "a condition characterised by severe deprivation of basic human needs, including food, safe drinking water, sanitation...
- An isolation tank, usually called a sensory deprivation tank (also known as float tank, flotation tank, or sensory attenuation tank) is a lightless, soundproof...
- Sensory deprivation or perceptual isolation is the deliberate reduction or removal of stimuli from one or more of the senses. Simple devices such as blindfolds...
- Deprivation indices are a measure of the level of deprivation in an area. Examples include: Indices of deprivation 2004 (ID2004) Indices of deprivation...
- In physiology, dehydration is a deficit of total body water, with an accompanying disruption of metabolic processes. It occurs when free water loss exceeds...
- The Index of Multiple Deprivation is a UK government qualitative study of deprived areas in English local councils. The first study (released in 2007)...
- Social deprivation is the reduction or prevention of culturally normal interaction between an individual and the rest of society. This social deprivation is...
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