Part of speech:
(Music) describing a passage having this mark
Extenuating or tending to extenuate
An oblique variation from some definite direction
A diminishing or being diminished; lessening; decrease
A thing that extenuates; partial excuse
(Statistics) A technique for predicting the value of a dependent variable as a function of one or more independent variables in the presence of random error.
A rampart or breastwork within the main fortification
To become less in amount, degree, force, etc.; diminish
To reduce in force, value, amount, or degree; weaken:
To reduce in value or price
To become gradually less until little remains.
(Archaic) To underrate; underestimate
To become less; decrease:
To alleviate the symptoms of (a disease or disorder).
To withdraw (from)
To return to a previous, usually worse or less developed state:
Reduction in amount, degree, or intensity; diminution.
A reduction in an existing program of some sort.
The amount by which something decreases.
A decreasing or decrease; loss; waste
(Medicine) A device, such as a tube, inserted into the opening of a wound or body cavity to facilitate discharge of fluid or purulent material.
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
A low, swampy area, usually covered with brush
The act or process of slowing down; a slackening of pace:
A long wax-coated wick used to light candles or gas lamps.
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