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depreciation
used in The Mill on the Floss

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the decrease in the value of something — especially due to its wearing out or getting old
  • She had become almost indifferent to her mother's habitual depreciation of her, but she was keenly alive to any sanction of it, however passive, that she might suspect in Tom.
    3.2 -- Book 3 Chapter 2 -- Mrs. Tulliver's Teraphim, or Household Gods (84% in)

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