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deplete

verb [T]
 
 
/dɪˈpliːt/
to reduce the amount of something, especially a natural supply: Alcohol depletes the body of B vitamins.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
depletion
 
 
/dɪˈpliːʃən/ noun [U]
the depletion of the ozone layer
Translations of “deplete”
in Spanish reducir, agotar…
in French réduire…
in German erschöpfen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 消耗, 耗費, 減少…
in Russian истощать, исчерпывать…
in Turkish azaltmak, tüketmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 消耗, 耗费, 减少…
in Polish uszczuplać, wyczerpać, pozbawiać…
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