a symptom of reduced quality or strength
deterioration, decline in quality, declension, worsening(noun)
process of changing to an inferior state
The process of growing worse, or the state of having grown worse.
the process of growing worse, or the state of having grown worse
Origin: [LL. deterioratio: cf. F. dtrioration.]
The numerical value of deterioration in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of deterioration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Today's earnings are mixed. They don't paint a strong one-directional picture of improvement or deterioration.
What you see here is a deterioration, they are losing more money, and cash from operations continues to be negative.
Management tussles accelerated its operational and financial deterioration, on top of being in an industry plagued by overcapacity.
There was a very accentuated deterioration in the recession... we are seeing a drop in demand that is greater than seen in December.
The overall theme is that people continue to worry about the deterioration in China and, more specifically, the continued erosion in WTI.
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- разваляне, влошаванеBulgarian
- deterioracióCatalan, Valencian
- deterioración, deterioroSpanish
- allakäik, mandumine, halvenemineEstonian
- деграда́ция, по́рча, ухудше́ниеRussian
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