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Definition of: attenuate

(ə·tenyoomacr·āt) v. ·at·ed, ·at·ing v.t.
1. To make thin, small, or fine; draw out, as a wire.
2. To reduce in value, quantity, size, or strength; weaken; impair.
3. To reduce in density; rarefy, as a liquid or gas.
4. Bacteriol. To weaken the virulence of a micro-organism.
v.i.

5. To become thin, weak, rarefied, etc.
adjective (a·tenyoomacr·it)

1. Made thin; slender; rarefied; diluted.
2. Bot. Slender and tapering; narrow. [<L attenuatus, pp. of attenuare weaken < ad- + tenuare make thin < tenuis thin]

Most often used phrases:

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effectively attenuate
base attenuate
also attenuate
attenuate noise
attenuate high
attenuate frequencies
gradually attenuate
strongly attenuate
shortly attenuate
attenuate body
attenuate rapidly
attenuate base
attenuate gradually

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