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Overview of verb abate

The verb abate has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. slake, abate, slack

(make less active or intense)

2. abate, let up, slack off, slack, die away

(become less in amount or intensity; "The storm abated"; "The rain let up after a few hours")

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