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English definition of “lessen”


verb [I, T]     /ˈlesən/
to become less or to make something less: Exercise and a healthy diet lessen the chance of heart disease . Strengthen the legs and it lessens the strain on the knees .Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
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