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Definitions of decrease:
  • noun:   the act of decreasing or reducing something
  • noun:   the amount by which something decreases
  • noun:   a change downward
    Example: "There was a decrease in his temperature as the fever subsided"
  • noun:   a process of becoming smaller or shorter
  • verb:   make smaller
    Example: "He decreased his staff"
  • verb:   decrease in size, extent, or range
    Example: "The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester"

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