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{adj: abatable} capable of being abated



{n: abatement} the act of abating
"laws enforcing noise abatement"

{n: abator} a person who abates a nuisance

{v: abate, let up, slack off, slack, die away} become less in amount or intensity
"The storm abated"
"The rain let up after a few hours"

{v: remit} diminish or abate
"The pain finally remitted"

{v: slake, abate, slack} make less active or intense


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