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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 De·plete v. t. [imp. & p. p. Depleted; p. pr. & vb. n. Depleting.]
 1. Med. To empty or unload, as the vessels of human system, by bloodletting or by medicine.
 2. To reduce by destroying or consuming the vital powers of; to exhaust, as a country of its strength or resources, a treasury of money, etc.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: having resources completely depleted; "our depleted
      2: no longer sufficient; "supplies are low"; "our funds are
         depleted" [syn: low]