degrowth

noun
de·​growth | \ ˈdē+ˌ- \

Definition of degrowth

biology
: decrease in mass of an organism especially at the end of a prolonged period of growth

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History and Etymology for degrowth

de- + growth

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“Degrowth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/degrowth. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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