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exploit meaning

EN[ˈɛksplɔɪt] [ɪksˈplɔɪt] [-ɔɪt]
US
WExploit
  • Defines to take advantage of something (a person, situation, etc.), especially unethically or unjustifly for one's own end.
  • Exploit can mean:
  • Exploit (computer security)
  • Exploit (online gaming)
  • Exploit (natural resources)
  • Exploit (sociology)
  • Exploit, a 2009 Adobe Flash game by Gregory Weir
  • The Exploits River, the longest river on the island of Newfoundland
FR exploit

    Definition of exploit in English Dictionary

  • NounPLexploits
    1. A heroic or extraordinary deed.
      1. An achievement.
        1. The first trek to the summit of Mount Everest was a stunning exploit. ‎
      2. (computing) A program or technique that exploits a vulnerability in other software.
      3. VerbSGexploitsPRexploitingPT, PPexploited
        1. VT To use for one’s own advantage.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The antibiofilm potential of PDT therapy can also be exploited in depletion of C.
            • In addition to genetic manipulation, the interspecific and intraspecific variation in Se accumulation within plant taxa may be exploited for biofortifying food crops [4].
            • The advantage of transverse magnetic polarization, however, is the possibility of exploiting surface plasmons for waveguiding.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • So attention to Quine and Putnam’s writings is important, not just to set the record straight, but because it reveals some new argumentative strategies for platonists to exploit.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Transitive verbs
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            Grammatically, this word "exploit" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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