debilitating

definition: 
weakening
sentence: 
The lack of investment savings has a debilitating effect on the economy
difficulty: 
medium
toefl frequency: 
2
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noun: 
debility
noun sentence: 
The symptoms were of severe general debility and vitamin deficiency.