Depauperize

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Depauperize To free from paupers; to rescue from poverty.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • depauperize To emancipate from a condition of poverty or pauperism; free from paupers or pauperism.
    • depauperize To impoverish or render poor; depauperate.
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Usage

In literature:

It is probable that if they represented a glacial epoch they would be depauperated by the cold as are the snails of far northern regions.
"Climatic Changes" by Ellsworth Huntington
The species was probably first named from poor or depauperate specimens.
"The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits" by Mary Elizabeth Parsons
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