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  Definition of lessening
  1. a change downward; "there was a decrease in his temperature as the fever subsided"; "there was a sharp drop-off in sales"
Similar Words: decrease, drop-off

 

Hyponyms: shrinking, shrinkage, casualty, sinking, attrition, dwindling, dwindling away, waning

 

Derivational Morphology: drop off, decrease, lessen, minify, diminish, fall

 

 
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