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depreciate

verb [I or T]     /dɪˈpriː.ʃi.eɪt/
to (cause something to) lose value, especially over time (尤指随时间)(使)贬值,(使)跌价 Our car depreciated (by) £1500 in the first year we owned it. 我们买的车第一年就贬值了1500英镑。 Since they set up a builder's yard next door, our house has depreciated in value. 自从我家隔壁变成建筑工地以来,我们的房子就开始贬值了。 →  Compare appreciate Value and price decreases
(Definition of depreciate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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