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de-emphasizes

verb
present tense third-person singular of de-emphasize

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to reduce in apparent importance
  • you're at a point in your career where you can de-emphasize your academic record and emphasize your work experience

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“De-emphasizes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/de-emphasizes. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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