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  Definition of abatement
  1. the act of abating; "laws enforcing noise abatement"
  2. an interruption in the intensity or amount of something
Similar Words: suspension, respite, reprieve, hiatus

 

Hyponyms: abatement of a nuisance, nuisance abatement, defervescence, remission, remittal, subsidence

 

Derivational Morphology: abate, let up, slack off, slack, die away, freeze, suspend

 

 
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