exploitation: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ek"sploi-tā'shun), [key]
- use or utilization, esp. for profit: the exploitation of newly discovered oil fields.
- selfish utilization: He got ahead through the exploitation of his friends.
- the combined, often varied, use of public-relations and advertising techniques to promote a person, movie, product, etc.
- exploitation (Thesaurus)