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Overview of adj depreciative

The adj depreciative has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. depreciating, depreciative, depreciatory

(tending to decrease or cause a decrease in value; "a depreciating currency"; "depreciatory effects on prices")

2. belittling, deprecating, deprecative, deprecatory, depreciative, depreciatory, slighting

(tending to diminish or disparage; "belittling comments"; "managed a deprecating smile at the compliment"; "deprecatory remarks about the book"; "a slighting remark")

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