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dissipation

dis·si·pa·tion

dissipation

 
pronunciation:
dI s peI shn
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of dissipating, or the condition of being dissipated.
antonyms:
asceticism
definition 2: wasteful using or spending, esp. in the dissolute pursuit of pleasure.
similar words:
waste
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