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Definitionto degrade (decrease) the purity, quality, or status of something — often morality or metals
- The victim, from my cradle, of pecuniary liabilities to which I have been unable to respond, I have ever been the sport and toy of debasing circumstances.Chapters 52-54 (22% in)
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