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lower

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈləʊər/
MOVE B2 to move something to a low position: They lowered the coffin into the grave.Raising and lowering
REDUCE B2 to reduce the amount of something: I'll join if they lower the entrance fee.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strongDeteriorating and making worse
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