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1. abatement

noun. ['əˈbeɪtmənt'] an interruption in the intensity or amount of something.

Synonyms

  • remittal
  • remission
  • respite
  • defervescence
  • hiatus
  • suspension
  • subsidence
  • reprieve
  • break

Antonyms

  • stay
  • unify
  • keep
  • respect

Etymology

  • abatement (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • abatre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Asbestos Abatement

  • reinstatement
  • restatement
  • misstatement
  • statement

Example sentences of the word asbestos-abatement


1. Noun Phrase
Removing this kind of ceiling will require asbestos abatement equipment, procedures and permits.

2. Noun Phrase
An asbestos abatement professional can advise you.

3. Noun Phrase
The state of North Carolina requires testing and accreditation by asbestos abatement contractors.

4. Noun Phrase
However, you should have an asbestos abatement professional inspect your home before taking action.

2. abatement

noun. ['əˈbeɪtmənt'] the act of abating.

Synonyms

  • nuisance abatement
  • moderation
  • abatement of a nuisance

Antonyms

  • activity
  • action
  • activeness
  • keep quiet

Etymology

  • abatement (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • abatre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. asbestos

noun. ['æsˈbɛstəs'] a fibrous amphibole; used for making fireproof articles; inhaling fibers can cause asbestosis or lung cancer.

Synonyms

  • amphibole
  • tremolite
  • amphibole group

Etymology

  • abeste (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • ἄσβεστος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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