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  Definition of abate
  1. become less in amount or intensity; "The storm abated"; "The rain let up after a few hours"
  2. make less active or intense
Similar Words: let up, slack off, slack, die away, slake

 

Derivational Morphology: letup, lull, suspension, respite, reprieve, hiatus, abatement, slump, slack, drop-off, falloff, falling off

 

 
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