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Present participle for to lose energy and become weak and feeble
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“Motor neurone disease affects the nerves to all the muscles in the body and victims gradually waste away.”
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Present participle for to pass from flowering or ripening to the formation of seeds
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Present participle for to diminish in intensity or severity, especially gradually
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Present participle for bend or hang downwards limply
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Present participle for to lower in length or size
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Present participle for to cease to have or retain something
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Having nothing to eat
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Present participle for gradually destroy or be gradually destroyed
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Present participle for to decrease the value, character, or quality of
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Present participle for to make or become liquefied by heat
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(archaic) Present participle for to waste away or make very lean, especially by fasting
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(of a resource) Present participle for to be used up completely
Noun
Maceration or dieting
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The act of making very lean
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The reduction of total body mass due to loss of fluid, fat, tissue, etc.
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The process of atrophying or state of having atrophied
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The process of decay or rotting in a body or other organic matter
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The gradual destruction or diminution of something
Adjective
Rotting
Adjective
Languishing or declining
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