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One entry found for step down.
Main Entry: step down
Pronunciation: (primarystress)step-primarystressdaudotn
Function: verb
1 : to lower the voltage of (a current) using a transformer
2 : to decrease or reduce especially by one or more steps <stepped down the volume>
3 : RESIGN 2, retire <will step down as chairman at the end of this year>
- step-down /-secondarystressdaudotn/ adjective

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