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1‘there were few natives left to enslave’
sell into slavery, condemn to slavery, take away someone's human rights, disenfranchise, condemn to servitude
subject to forced labour
subjugate, hegemonize, suppress, tyrannize, oppress, dominate, exploit, persecute
rare enthral, bind, yoke
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