Definition Decrease

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Definition

a decrease: a reduction, a lessening, a lowering, a fall
noun
I want to discuss the recent decrease in our sales. Why have the sales fallen so much?

to decrease: to reduce, to become less, to lower, to decline
verb

Examples

  • "Likely to decrease the risk of health complications."
  • "Your company's plan allows you to increase or decrease your monthly pay-in at any time, as well as to re-allocate the investments of your plan."
  • "I estimate that you have decreased my daily efficiency by 59.75 percent and increased my chance of a brain trauma by 63.26 percent!"

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