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noun [U] (DESTRUCTION)    /ˌdeɡ.rəˈdeɪ.ʃən/
the process in which the beauty or quality of something is destroyed or spoiled: environmental degradationDeteriorating and making worseDamaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
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