Entry: depredation (n.)
In context: "'...bemoaning the depredation of the Swiss land...'"
Definition: The action of making a prey of; plundering, pillaging, ravaging; also, plundered or pillaged condition (obs.).
depredationist (n.) one who practises or approves of depredations.
1828 J. Bentham Wks. (1843) X. 581 The enemies of the people may be divided into two classes; the depredationists..and the oppressionists.
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Source: Oxford English Dictionary