Definitions for tapering

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  1. tapering(adj)

    the act of gradually lowering the size or amount

    "the doctor prescribed the tapering of the dose"

  2. tapered, tapering, narrowing(adj)

    becoming gradually narrower

    "long tapering fingers"; "trousers with tapered legs"

  3. dwindling, tapering, tapering off(adj)

    gradually decreasing until little remains

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. tapering(Noun)

    A tapered shape.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Tapering

    of Taper

  2. Tapering(adj)

    becoming gradually smaller toward one end


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