attenuate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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attenuateverb [T]

uk   us   /əˈten.ju.eɪt/ formal
to make something ​smaller, ​thinner, or ​weaker: Radiation from the ​sun is attenuated by the earth's ​atmosphere.
adjective uk   /əˈten.ju.eɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
noun [U] uk   us   /əˌten.juˈeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of attenuate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “attenuate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使减少, 使减弱, 使降低…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使減少, 使減弱, 使降低…
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