Noun(1) the process of declining from a higher to a lower level of effective power or vitality or essential quality(2) the state of being degenerate in mental or moral qualities(3) passing from a more complex to a simpler biological form
(1) She believes that parents cannot escape the responsibility for the degeneration in the study of arts.(2) The social degeneration that the government's abdication of its role has caused has not been identified with any real clarity.(3) Our society has almost sunk into abysmal moral degeneration and deterioration.(4) overgrazing has caused serious degeneration of grassland(5) Uncontrolled and unplanned tourism has led to natural, cultural and social degeneration inside the so-called host nations.(6) degeneration of the muscle fibers(7) It damages the nerve cells in the brain and causes degeneration , deterioration and gradual loss of function of areas of the brain.(8) When we focus only on delinquent students, we allow some of the real culprits in this cycle of school degeneration to escape unscathed.(9) The murder has shocked a community that in recent years has tried to shrug off a poor image of poverty and degeneration .(10) The degeneration is even more evident in the literature and philosophy courses at the secondary level.(11) At the same time, the pernicious influence of new urban cultural patterns could share some of the blame for rural degeneration .(12) They were pessimists, who refused to see history in terms of progress, and instead saw it as a desperate struggle against degeneration .(13) How does he propose to fix the problem of moral degeneration and cultural decline?(14) However, the 1980s marked the completion of the process of degeneration of the unions.(15) Time is thus measured as the extent to which one's virtuous labor gives way to corruption and degeneration .(16) But students could begin to challenge the degeneration of higher education by demanding a bit more.
(1) macular degeneration :: makulêre degenerasie
1. decadency ::
2. devolution ::
3. retrogression ::
1. ascent ::
2. rise ::
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