vanishingly

adverb van·ish·ing·ly \ ˈva-ni-shiŋ-lē \

Definition of vanishingly

:so as to be almost nonexistent or invisible
  • the difference is vanishingly small

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First Known Use of vanishingly

1870


VANISHINGLY Defined for English Language Learners

vanishingly

adverb

Definition of vanishingly for English Language Learners

  • —used to say that something is so small that it almost does not exist at all


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