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degressive

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adjective de·gres·sive \di-ˈgre-siv, ˈdē-\

Definition of degressive

  1. :  tending to descend or decrease

degressively

adverb


Origin and Etymology of degressive

de- + -gressive (as in progressive)


First Known Use: 1886


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