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attenuate
used in A Tale of Two Cities

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Definition
reduce in strength, amount, or size (especially in thickness)
  • The bronze face, the shaggy black hair and beard, the coarse woollen red cap, the rough medley dress of home-spun stuff and hairy skins of beasts, the powerful frame attenuated by spare living, and the sullen and desperate compression of the lips in sleep, inspired the mender of roads with awe.
    2.23 — Fire Rises (40% in)

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