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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Changing to a lower state (a less respected state); A low or downcast state. The process by which something changes to a worse condition.

Usage examples (33)
  • The solution to soil degradation was mixed farming moving away from highly intensive arable.
  • Periodic protein degradation is an important control mechanism of the cell cycle.
  • Periodic protein degradation is an important general control mechanism of the cell cycle.
  • Protein degradation is a major cause of ageing and can be the result of attacks on proteins by other molecules. for more
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