decreasing

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drug (trade name Tagamet) used to treat peptic ulcers by decreasing the secretion of stomach acid cimetidine , Tagamet
act of decreasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope contraction
act of decelerating; decreasing the speed deceleration
act of decreasing or reducing something decrease , diminution , reduction , step-down
act of decreasing something markedly depletion
decreasing yield after a certain point diminishing returns
latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall) eve , even , evening , eventide
drug that reduces muscle contractility by blocking the transmission of nerve impulses or by decreasing the excitability of the motor end plate or by other actions muscle relaxant
feedback in opposite phase with (decreasing) the input negative feedback
taxable amount increases, decreasing proportionately as regressive
act of decreasing in length shortening
display consisting of a printed card with letters and numbers in lines of decreasing size; used to test visual acuity Snellen chart
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