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Overview of verb mitigate

The verb mitigate has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) extenuate, palliate, mitigate

(lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of; "The circumstances extenuate the crime")

2. mitigate

(make less severe or harsh; "mitigating circumstances") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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