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Princeton's WordNet

  1. attenuatedadjective

    of an electrical signal; reduced in amplitude with little or no distortion

  2. attenuate, attenuated, faded, weakenedadjective

    reduced in strength

    "the faded tones of an old recording"


  1. attenuatedadjective

    Made, or become weak; subject to attenuation

  2. attenuatedadjective

    Long and tapering (especially of leaves)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Attenuated

    of Attenuate

    Etymology: [L. attenuatus, p. p.]

  2. Attenuatedadjective

    made thin or slender

    Etymology: [L. attenuatus, p. p.]

  3. Attenuatedadjective

    made thin or less viscid; rarefied

    Etymology: [L. attenuatus, p. p.]


  1. Attenuated

    drawn out; slender; tapering.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of attenuated in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of attenuated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  1. Bert Jacobs:

    We use surrogate live attenuated vaccines, where we put parts of SARS-CoV-2 into vaccinia virus [which guards against smallpox], and this can be done initially within a month.

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    take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom
    • A. transpire
    • B. abduct
    • C. elate
    • D. summon

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