English - Chinese Dictionary

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withholdingthe act of deducting from an employee''s salary
abatementthe act of abating; "laws enforcing noise abatement"
abatement of a nuisance(law) the removal or termination or destruction of something that has been found to be a nuisance
nuisance abatement(law) the removal or termination or destruction of something that has been found to be a nuisance
asbestos abatementthe removal of asbestos from a public building
attritionthe act of rubbing together; wearing something down by friction
deflationthe act of letting the air out of something
discountthe act of reducing the selling price of merchandise
price reductionthe act of reducing the selling price of merchandise
deductionthe act of reducing the selling price of merchandise
rollbackreducing prices back to some earlier level
weakeningthe act of reducing the strength of something
wiltcausing to become limp or drooping
wiltingcausing to become limp or drooping
dilutionweakening (reducing the concentration) by the addition of water or a thinner
etiolationthe act of weakening by stunting the growth or development of something; "the etiolation of the critical tradition"
cuttingthe act of diluting something; "the cutting of whiskey with water"; "the thinning of paint with turpentine"
thinningthe act of diluting something; "the cutting of whiskey with water"; "the thinning of paint with turpentine"
increasethe act of increasing something; "he gave me an increase in salary"
step-upthe act of increasing something; "he gave me an increase in salary"
additionthe act of adding one thing to another; "the addition of flowers created a pleasing effect"; "the addition of a leap day every four years"
retrofitthe act of adding a component or accessory to something that did not have it when it was manufactured; "the court ordered a retrofit on all automobiles"
advanceincrease in price or value; "the news caused a general advance on the stock market"
riseincrease in price or value; "the news caused a general advance on the stock market"
appreciationan increase in price or value; "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate"