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Definition of Diminish

Diminish
Diminish Di*min"ish, v. i. To become or appear less or smaller; to lessen; as, the apparent size of an object diminishes as we recede from it.

Meaning of Diminish from wikipedia

- In criminal law, diminished responsibility (or diminished capacity) is a potential defense by excuse by which defendants argue that although they broke...
- Diminished may refer to: Diminution in music "Diminished" (R.E.M. song), from the 1998 album Up...
- In economics, diminishing returns is the decrease in the marginal (incremental) output a production process as the amount of a single factor of production...
- Diminishment is the legal process by which the United States Congress can reduce the size of an Indian reservation. In 1984, the United States Supreme...
- context of cardinal utility, economists sometimes speak of a law of diminishing marginal utility, meaning that the first unit of consumption of a good...
- In music, a diminished triad (also known as the minor flatted fifth[citation needed]) is a triad consisting of two minor thirds above the root. It is a...
- The diminished seventh chord is a seventh chord composed of a root note, together with a minor third, a diminished fifth, and a diminished seventh above...
- In music theory, the half-diminished seventh chord (also known as a half-diminished chord or a minor seventh flat five chord) is a seventh chord composed...
- diminished scale is a seven-note musical scale. It is more commonly known as the Locrian ♮2 scale, a name that avoids confusion with the diminished scale...
- In cl****ical music from Western culture, a diminished octave (Play (help·info)) is an interval produced by narrowing a perfect octave by a chromatic semitone...
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