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Definition of Abatement

Abatement n. means: The act of abating, or the state of being abated; a lessening, diminution, or reduction; removal or putting an end to; as, the abatement of a nuisance is the suppression thereof.

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Abatement n. means: The act of abating, or the state of being abated; a lessening, diminution, or reduction; removal or putting an end to; as, the abatement of a nuisance is the suppression thereof.

Meaning of Abatement

Abatement (n.) means: The act of abating, or the state of being abated; a lessening, diminution, or reduction; removal or putting an end to; as, the abatement of a nuisance is the suppression thereof.

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Abatement (n.): The act of abating, or the state of being abated; a lessening, diminution, or reduction; removal or putting an end to; as, the abatement of a nuisance is the suppression thereof.

Abate (n.): Abatement.

Rabbate (n.): Abatement.

Batement (n.): Abatement; diminution.

Bate (v. t.): To allow by way of abatement or deduction.

Assuagement (n.): Mitigation; abatement.

Allay (n.): Alleviation; abatement; check.

Abatement (n.): A mark of dishonor on an escutcheon.

Allow (v. i.): To admit; to concede; to make allowance or abatement.

Remission (n.): Diminution of intensity; abatement; relaxation.

Let-up (n.): Abatement; also, cessation; as, it blew a gale for three days without any let-up.

Full (adv.): Quite; to the same degree; without abatement or diminution; with the whole force or effect; thoroughly; completely; exactly; entirely.

Concoction (n.): Abatement of a morbid process, as a fever and return to a normal condition.

Addition (n.): Something added to a coat of arms, as a mark of honor; -- opposed to abatement.

Abatement (n.): The entry of a stranger, without right, into a freehold after the death of the last possessor, before the heir or devisee.

Mortification (n.): Hence: Deprivation or depression of self-approval; abatement or pride; humiliation; chagrin; vexation.

Abatement (n.): The amount abated; that which is taken away by way of reduction; deduction; decrease; a rebate or discount allowed.

Defalcation (n.): A lopping off; a diminution; abatement; deficit. Specifically: Reduction of a claim by deducting a counterclaim; set- off.

Off (adv.): Denoting a leaving, abandonment, departure, abatement, interruption, or remission; as, the fever goes off; the pain goes off; the game is off; all bets are off.

Diminuendo (adv.): In a gradually diminishing manner; with abatement of tone; decrescendo; -- expressed on the staff by Dim., or Dimin., or the sign.

Compromise (n.): A settlement by arbitration or by mutual consent reached by concession on both sides; a reciprocal abatement of extreme demands or rights, resulting in an agreement.

Gusset (n.): An abatement or mark of dishonor in a coat of arms, resembling a gusset.

Allowance (n.): Abatement; deduction; the taking into account of mitigating circumstances; as, to make allowance for the inexperience of youth.

Correction (n.): Abatement of noxious qualities; the counteraction of what is inconvenient or hurtful in its effects; as, the correction of acidity in the stomach.

Recrudescent (a.): Breaking out again after temporary abatement or supression; as, a recrudescent epidemic.

Deduction (n.): That which is deducted; the part taken away; abatement; as, a deduction from the yearly rent.

Discount (v.): To deduct from an account, debt, charge, and the like; to make an abatement of; as, merchants sometimes discount five or six per cent for prompt payment of bills.

Remission (n.): A temporary and incomplete subsidence of the force or violence of a disease or of pain, as destinguished from intermission, in which the disease completely leaves the patient for a time; abatement.

Mitigation (n.): The act of mitigating, or the state of being mitigated; abatement or diminution of anything painful, harsh, severe, afflictive, or calamitous; as, the mitigation of pain, grief, rigor, severity, punishment, or penalty.

Rebate (n.): Deduction; abatement; as, a rebate of interest for immediate payment; a rebate of importation duties.

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Meaning of Abatement

Abatement means: The act of abating, or the state of being abated; a lessening, diminution, or reduction; removal or putting an end to; as, the abatement of a nuisance is the suppression thereof.

Meaning of Abate

Abate means: Abatement.

Meaning of Rabbate

Rabbate means: Abatement.

Meaning of Batement

Batement means: Abatement; diminution.

Meaning of Bate

Bate means: To allow by way of abatement or deduction.

Meaning of Assuagement

Assuagement means: Mitigation; abatement.

Meaning of Allay

Allay means: Alleviation; abatement; check.

Meaning of Abatement

Abatement means: A mark of dishonor on an escutcheon.

Meaning of Allow

Allow means: To admit; to concede; to make allowance or abatement.

Meaning of Remission

Remission means: Diminution of intensity; abatement; relaxation.

Meaning of Let-up

Let-up means: Abatement; also, cessation; as, it blew a gale for three days without any let-up.

Meaning of Full

Full means: Quite; to the same degree; without abatement or diminution; with the whole force or effect; thoroughly; completely; exactly; entirely.

Meaning of Concoction

Concoction means: Abatement of a morbid process, as a fever and return to a normal condition.

Meaning of Addition

Addition means: Something added to a coat of arms, as a mark of honor; -- opposed to abatement.

Meaning of Abatement

Abatement means: The entry of a stranger, without right, into a freehold after the death of the last possessor, before the heir or devisee.

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