Etymology
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victimization (n.)

1832, noun of action from victimize.

updated on March 16, 2014

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Definitions of victimization from WordNet

victimization (n.)
adversity resulting from being made a victim;
his victimization infuriated him
victimization (n.)
an act that exploits or victimizes someone (treats them unfairly);
paying Blacks less and charging them more is a form of victimization
Synonyms: exploitation / victimisation / using
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