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dwindleverb [I]

us   /ˈdwɪn·dəl/
to become less in number or smaller: The community had dwindled to a tenth of its former size.
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dwindleverb [I]

uk   /ˈdwɪn.dəl/ us   /ˈdwɪn.dəl/
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dwindleverb [I]

uk   /ˈdwɪndl/ us  
to gradually become less, smaller, or lower in level: dwindle from sth to sth The municipality's population has dwindled from 40,000 to 24,000. dwindling funds/resources/stocks Companies are having recruitment difficulties as they battle it out for a dwindling number of skilled staff.
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