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degenerate
used in Fast Food Nation

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to grow worse; or describing a person or situation that is worse in the sense of deviating from what is socially acceptable
  • Everyone's happy when the profits are rolling in, but when things go wrong the arrangement often degenerates into a mismatched battle for power.
    p. 94.7

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