What is the opposite of propagate?

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Opposite of to beget or conceive (offspring)
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Opposite of to declare or spread a message or information publicly
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(with object) Opposite of to cause vegetation or plants to germinate and develop
“If you don't water the garden, you're going to kill everything that lives there.”
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Opposite of to move continuously or freely through a space, area or population
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Opposite of to proliferate or spread (quickly)
“The number of rabbits would decline rapidly because of the expanding number of foxes in the area.”
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Opposite of make widely popular, accessible
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Opposite of to bring into being through procreation
“The crab spider is much larger than the male, and she will kill him after mating unless he is quick and clever.”
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Opposite of to occur or spread throughout an area
“Frequently, people like to gather in a small cluster and whisper among themselves.”
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(media) Opposite of to publish or broadcast
“If you have ever taped movies from television, you will know how films often cut to accommodate commercials or censor controversial scenes.”
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Opposite of to preserve from extinction or oblivion
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Opposite of to distribute, or be distributed, across a number of points
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Opposite of to beget or conceive (offspring)
“If living things are unable to adapt to their environments, the species will perish, or become extinct.”
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(follow from) Opposite of to occur as a consequence
“The president's decision to raise fuel taxes would cause a revolt.”
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