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The significance of the Ruin is:
The definition of Ruin is:

The act of falling or tumbling down; fall.
Such a change of anything as destroys it, or entirely defeats its object, or unfits it for use; destruction; overthrow; as, the ruin of a ship or an army; the ruin of a constitution or a government; the ruin of health or hopes .
That which is fallen down and become worthless from injury or decay; as, his mind is a ruin ; especially, in the plural, the remains of a destroyed, dilapidated, or desolate house, fortress, city, or the like.
The state of being dcayed, or of having become ruined or worthless; as, to be in ruins ; to go to ruin .
That which promotes injury, decay, or destruction.