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exhaust

(Deplete), verb absumere, conficere, consume completely, consumere, debilitate, deflate, deprive of strength, devitalize, dissipate, drain, draw, draw out, empty, enervate, enfeeble, expend, fatigue, overtire, reach the end of, run through, sap, spend, strain, tax, tire, use, use up, waste, weaken, wear out, weary
Associated concepts: exhaust all available assets

exhaust

(Try all possibilities), verb carry to compleeion, complete, exhaurire, finish, follow through, litigate completely, treat thoroughly, use up available remedies
Associated concepts: exhaustion of administrative remedies, exhaustion of remedies, exhaustion of state remedies
See also: complete, conclude, consume, debilitate, deplete, disable, dissipate, emit, expend, outlet, outpour, overdraw, spend
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Exhaustibility has relevance only within the context of a particular entrepreneur's plan; economic exhaustion motivates investment in capital goods that maintain the value of the entrepreneurial enterprise.
The Ministry of Environment has made comprehensive arrangements to celebrate the World Water Day so as to raise awareness regarding water conservation of water and sensitize the people about the environmental issues being caused by its wastage and exhaustibility.
The presumed exhaustibility of extractive resources has spawned the notion that unborn generations will experience declining levels of consumption.