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diminution

Music the presentation of the subject of a fugue, etc., in which the note values are reduced in length

Diminution

The decrease in size of a column toward the top; typically employed as a device to overcome or correct an optical appearance of the top being larger than the bottom.

diminution

[‚dim·ə′nü·shən]
(botany)
Increasing simplification of inflorescences on successive branches.
(computer science)
Limiting the negative effect of an attack on a computer system.
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-- State Farm had waived the limitation provision by accepting liability on the Longs' claim and making payments on it without any mention of, or adjustment for, diminished value in an attempt to "run[] out the clock on its insureds by purposefully concealing its legal and contractual duty to assess for diminution in value."
This involved a fairly new Mercedes, and the judge decided the diminution in value was worth 15% of the normal retail value of the car.
Average thickness diminution and standard deviation of thickness are two geometry parameters of the corroded surface which are given for any environments.
The judge decided the diminution in value was worth 15 per cent of the normal retail value of the car.
"Even before 2016, teachers and non-teaching staff, together with their families and dependents, have been suffering from undue stress, anxiety and anguish, brought about by the specter of early separation, forced retirement, constructive dismissal, diminution of salaries and benefits, labor contractualization, and general threat to self-organization," Tadle said, reading from the coalition statement.
Les industries dont la production est orientee vers le marche local ont egalement enregistre une diminution de 25,7% passant de 1571,2 MD a 1167,6 MD durant la meme periode.
Clifford James Consultants Ltd set up its specialist diminution claim service in 2006, and acts for both clients making a diminution claim as well as insurance companies looking to defend diminution cases with no merit.
Rabat - Le ministre charge des Affaires generales et de la gouvernance, Mohamed Najib Boulif "n'a a aucun moment fait de declaration au sujet d'une eventuelle diminution des subventions de certains produits", indique vendredi un communique du ministere, ajoutant que "la reduction des subventions n'a jamais ete evoquee".
En outre,la reunion a evoque de niveau de la criminialite et de la securite dans le pays qui a ete marque par une diminution importante au cours de la derniere periode et par l'augmentation des efforts preventifs de la police.
Plusieurs etudes qui se sont interessees a la question avaient deja montre le lien entre diminution du risque de cancer du sein et activite physique, mais sans rentrer dans les details de l'intensite, de la frequence et du type d'activite physique.
According to the Court of Appeals of Texas, diminution in value or stigma damages may be allowed where an appraiser familiar with such properties testifies that flooded homes generally suffer diminished market value.
De meme qu'est signale la stabilite du deficit de la balance commerciale du pays, lequel est de 25,1 milliards de dollars, et ce a cause de la diminution de 5,1% des revenus des exportations nationales.