Diminution

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Diminution Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of decreasing or reducing something
  • the statement of a theme in notes of lesser duration (usually half the length of the original)
  • change toward something smaller or lower

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • change toward something smaller or lower ,
  • the statement of a theme in notes of lesser duration (usually half the length of the original) ,
  • the act of decreasing or reducing something

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Diminution'


  • Diminution: musical term. For other uses, see Diminution (disambiguation). In Western music and music theory, diminution (from Medieval Latin diminutio
  • Diminution (disambiguation): Diminution may refer to: Diminution, a musical term Diminutive Diminution (satire) Diminution (risk management) Chromatin diminution
  • Diminution in value: Diminution in value is a legal term of art used when calculating damages in a legal dispute, and describes a measure of value lost due to a circumstance
  • Diminution (satire): article is about a satirical technique. For other uses, see Diminution (disambiguation). Diminution is a satirical technique. It reduces the size of something

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