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- v. To remove or relinquish the use of something little by little
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To halt (an activity) in steps, or gradually.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. terminate gradually
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