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diminution

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the amount by which something is lessened
  • a diminution of 60 percent over the course of the month

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“Diminution.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/diminution. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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