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deteriorate


deteriorate

vi de·te·ri·o·rate \di-ˈtir-ē-ə-ˌrāt\
de·te·ri·o·rat·edde·te·ri·o·rat·ing

Definition of DETERIORATE

:  to become impaired in quality, functioning, or condition :  degenerate <her health deteriorated> <deteriorating vision>
February 27, 2015
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