Definitions for depletion

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. depletion(noun)

    the act of decreasing something markedly

  2. depletion(noun)

    the state of being depleted

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  1. depletion(Noun)

    the act of depleting, or the state of being depleted; exhaustion

  2. depletion(Noun)

    the consumption of a resource faster than it can be replenished

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Depletion(noun)

    the act of depleting or emptying

  2. Depletion(noun)

    the act or process of diminishing the quantity of fluid in the vessels by bloodletting or otherwise; also excessive evacuation, as in severe diarrhea

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. dpltion.]


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  • Abbau, Erschöpfung, Leerung, Verarmung, Erschöpfen, SchwundGerman
  • esaurimentoItalian

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