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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A noticeable deterioration in performance or quality.

Usage examples (38)
  • A falloff in quality
  • Among Republicans, the falloff is more dramatic, sliding from 53 to 21 percent.
  • But they say the falloff is a matter of life or death for some publications.
  • The speed of the falloff is a testimony to the world's dire economic straits. for more
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