What is the opposite of extension?

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Noun
Opposite of the action or process of enlarging or extending something
Noun
Opposite of an extra part or extension that is or may be attached to something
“The body of the car was completely smashed and was considered a write-off.”
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Opposite of a section or table of subsidiary matter at the end of a book or document
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(of businesses or enterprises) Opposite of an increase in market share and reach
“The decline of the company was rapid after several competitors began to encroach on its market share.”
Noun
Opposite of something developed (perhaps incidentally) during the production of something else
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Opposite of the act of prolonging existence, of keeping something alive or active
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Opposite of that which is added, or joined, to someone or something else
“This highlights a glaring omission from the device in that it does not offer any web connectivity.”
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Opposite of the action of magnifying something or the process of being magnified
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Opposite of an item in addition to what is usual or strictly necessary
“Airbags are a necessity for any modern vehicle.”
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Opposite of scope of operation
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Opposite of continuation
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Opposite of the act of distending
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Opposite of top floor apartment
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Opposite of the length of the space between two points
“There is here no question as to how or where the physical connection of the roads shall be made, for that has already been done at the place.”
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Opposite of a continuous area or expanse which is free, available, or unoccupied
“I had enough of the clutter and crowdedness in the room, decided to leave and get some fresh air.”
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Opposite of a measure of spatial extent
Noun
Opposite of the action of becoming larger or more extensive
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Opposite of the action or process of adding something to something else
“Indeed, with the removal of certain elements, this dish could have been great!”
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Opposite of the act of putting off until a later time
“An advance of the appointment was required due to complications experienced by the patient.”
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Opposite of an area over which capacity extends
“There were few buyers for the plots of land because of the windiness of the site and the inaccessibility of the shore.”
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