What does deterioration mean?

Definitions for deterioration
de·te·ri·o·ra·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deterioration, impairment(noun)

    a symptom of reduced quality or strength

  2. deterioration, decline in quality, declension, worsening(noun)

    process of changing to an inferior state

Wiktionary

  1. deterioration(Noun)

    The process of growing worse, or the state of having grown worse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deterioration(noun)

    the process of growing worse, or the state of having grown worse

  2. Origin: [LL. deterioratio: cf. F. dtrioration.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deterioration in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deterioration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of deterioration in a Sentence

  1. Doug Burtnick:

    Today's earnings are mixed. They don't paint a strong one-directional picture of improvement or deterioration.

  2. James Gellert:

    What you see here is a deterioration, they are losing more money, and cash from operations continues to be negative.

  3. Mervyn Teo:

    Management tussles accelerated its operational and financial deterioration, on top of being in an industry plagued by overcapacity.

  4. Abradee President Nelson Fonseca Leite:

    There was a very accentuated deterioration in the recession... we are seeing a drop in demand that is greater than seen in December.

  5. Ryan Larson:

    The overall theme is that people continue to worry about the deterioration in China and, more specifically, the continued erosion in WTI.

Images & Illustrations of deterioration

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