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One entry found for deteriorate.
Main Entry: de·te·ri·o·rate
Pronunciation: di-primarystresstir-emacron-schwa-secondarystressramacrt
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -rat·ed; -rat·ing
1 : to make or become worse or of less value : DEGENERATE
2 : DISINTEGRATE 1
- de·te·ri·o·ra·tion /-secondarystresstir-emacron-schwa-primarystressramacr-shschwan/ noun
- de·te·ri·o·ra·tive /-primarystresstir-emacron-schwa-secondarystressramacrt-iv/ adjective

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