Word of the Day – July 4 – Attenuate

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Verb: Attenuate  ( uh-TEN-yuh-wayt)

Definition:

1: To make thin or slender.

2: To make thin in consistency.

3: To lessen the amount, force, magnitude, or value of: weaken.

4: To reduce the severity, virulence,  or vitality of.

Example sentence: It is well established that daily exercise can attenuate the health risks associated with being overweight.

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