Meaning of “attenuate” in the English Dictionary

"attenuate" in British English

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attenuateverb [ T ]

uk /əˈten.ju.eɪt/ us /əˈten.ju.eɪt/ formal
attenuated
adjective uk /əˈten.ju.eɪ.tɪd/ us /əˈten.ju.eɪ.t̬ɪd/
attenuation
noun [ U ] uk /əˌten.juˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /əˌten.juˈeɪ.ʃən/

(Definition of “attenuate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)