A decreasing; lessening; diminution
Reduction in amount, degree, or intensity; diminution.
An amount that is or may be deducted:
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
The system or range of economic activity in a country, region, or community:
(Automotive) Reducing engine's capacity at same power or increasing engine's power without increasing capacity
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