change of magnitude

Definitions of change of magnitude
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n the act of changing the amount or size of something

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decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down
the act of decreasing or reducing something
increase, step-up
the act of increasing something
cut
the act of reducing the amount or number
mitigation, moderation
the action of lessening in severity or intensity
lowering
the act of causing to become less
cutback
a reduction in quantity or rate
devaluation
the reduction of something's value or worth
devitalisation, devitalization
the act of reducing the vitality of something
extenuation, mitigation, palliation
to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious
alleviation, easement, easing, relief
the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)
de-escalation
(war) a reduction in intensity (of a crisis or a war)
minimisation, minimization
the act of reducing something to the least possible amount or degree or position
depletion
the act of decreasing something markedly
shortening
act of decreasing in length
shrinking
the act of becoming less
deduction, subtraction
the act of subtracting (removing a part from the whole)
deflation
the act of letting the air out of something
deduction, discount, price reduction
the act of reducing the selling price of merchandise
rollback
reducing prices back to some earlier level
weakening
the act of reducing the strength of something
addition
the act of adding one thing to another
advance, rise
increase in price or value
appreciation
an increase in price or value
depreciation
a decrease in price or value
surge, upsurge
a sudden or abrupt strong increase
augmentation
the act of augmenting
amplification
(electronics) the act of increasing voltage or power or current
contraction
the act of decreasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope
enlargement, expansion
the act of increasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope
escalation
an increase to counteract a perceived discrepancy
maximation, maximisation, maximization
the act of raising to the highest possible point or condition or position
exaggeration
the act of making something more noticeable than usual
expanding upon, expansion
adding information or detail
accrual, accruement, accumulation
the act of accumulating
inclusion
the act of including
aggrandisement, aggrandizement, elevation
the act of increasing the wealth or prestige or power or scope of something
strengthening
the act of increasing the strength of something
intensification
action that makes something stronger or more extreme
intensification
the act of increasing the contrast of (a photographic film)
split, split up, stock split
an increase in the number of outstanding shares of a corporation without changing the shareholders' equity
reverse split, reverse stock split, split down
a decrease in the number of outstanding shares of a corporation without changing the shareholders' equity
amortisation, amortization
the reduction of the value of an asset by prorating its cost over a period of years
declassification
reduction or removal by the government of restrictions on a classified document or weapon
shelter, tax shelter
a way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay on current earnings
tax credit
a direct reduction in tax liability (not dependent on the taxpayer's tax bracket)
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change
the action of changing something

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