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Significado de “degrade” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "degrade" - Diccionario Inglés

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degradeverb

uk   /dɪˈɡreɪd/ us   /dɪˈɡreɪd/
  • degrade verb (SPOIL)

[T] to spoil or destroy the beauty or quality of something: Every day the environment is further degraded by toxic wastes.
[I or T] specialized electronics If the quality of something electrical or electronic degrades or is degraded, it becomes less good or less correct.
  • degrade verb (CHANGE STRUCTURE)

[I] specialized chemistry (of a substance) to change into a more simple chemical structure: These chemicals quickly degrade into harmless compounds.
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(Definition of degrade from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "degrade" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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degradeverb [T]

  • degrade verb [T] (REDUCE)

/dɪˈɡreɪd/ to reduce the quality of something: degrading water/air quality degraded sound quality The state is funding projects to restore degraded wetlands.
chemistry, physics /dɪˈɡreɪd/ A substance that degrades changes to chemical structures that are more simple.
  • degrade verb [T] (LESSEN WORTH)

us   /dɪˈɡreɪd/ to cause someone to seem to be worth less and lose the respect of others: His depiction in the movie degrades him.
(Definition of degrade from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "degrade" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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degradeverb [I or T]

uk   /dɪˈɡreɪd/ us  
to become worse in quality, or to make something worse: Unlike with a cassette player, the sound of the MP3 Player doesn't degrade as the battery weakens.
(Definition of degrade from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“degrade” in American English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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