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present participle of retrogress
as in reverting
to go back to a previous and usually lower state or level the quality of research at the university lab has begun to retrogress since the massive budget cuts went into effect

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“Retrogressing.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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