from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A reduction or decrease.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a noticeable decline in performance.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A reduction or decline.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb diminish in size or intensity
  • verb come off
  • verb fall heavily or suddenly; decline markedly
  • noun a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality


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