debilitation


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Synonyms for debilitation

the depletion or sapping of strength or energy

Synonyms for debilitation

serious weakening and loss of energy

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The debilitation of the Gazan infrastructure is elaborated in this statement from Maher Najjar, the Deputy General of Gaza's Coastal Municipalities Water Utilities (CMWU):
Trudy was one of 400,000 people, mainly women, who experience chronic pain and considerable debilitation from rheumatoid arthritis.
It is becoming ever more clear that communities need to again take on the critical agendas and proactive work that will help us all be prepared for the local impacts of such serious global threats as climate change, economic debilitation and polar melt.
October 16, 2012 (KHARTOUM) -- Youth members of the opposition National Umma Party (NUP) in Sudan have strongly criticized party leader Al-Sadiq Al-Mahdi, blaming his opaque positions for the debilitation of the party and strengthening of the regime.
I have no such debilitation and nor, plainly, did the chap in front of us who took great delight in groping a highly life-like Elle Macpherson.
Perhaps it could be so with this new cyber "MAD"--in an open and transparent offensive system of cyber threat, each major player in the global system would come to fear debilitation equally and therefore would not risk being the first-strike initiator.
The system evaluates all patients to see if they are at high risk for congestive heart failure, diabetes, respiratory complications, hypertension, wounds, HIV or general debilitation.
His debilitation appears to have been caused by his mother, possibly being a little forceful in convincing him that he needed to move on," Calhoun said.
Of course, the institutions of this state are feeble, but their debilitation is not the work of any one political camp; even a meeting of Lebanon's Cabinet or holding a National Dialogue session appears beyond the powers of the country's version of leadership, and that has eliminated the state's capacity to guard the interests of any constituency.
It shows that some of the debilitation of aging is caused by deterioration of connections that nerves make with the muscles they control, structures called neuromuscular junctions.
High-Power Microwave and Radio-Frequency Directed Energy Weapon (HPM/RF DEW) technologies are able to effectively engage electronic systems in military environments resulting in the debilitation or disruption of critical system functionality.
Mr Cohen, a director of Goodmans solicitors and the firm's head of medical negligence, said: "We believe that there may be as many as 1,000 local women who have suffered or are still suffering pain, debilitation and psychological damage.
And then there was the pain and debilitation of radical open surgery, then the worse pain of finding out that I had an unexpectedly aggressive C Stage 3 cancer.
Loss and debilitation of habitats happens, but recovery is possible.
Every seizure can cause starvation of oxygen to the brain, which can lead to a change of personality or severe debilitation.