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Definition of Depreciate


  1. To lessen in price or estimated value; to lower the worth of; to represent as of little value or claim to esteem; to undervalue.
  2. To fall in value; to become of less worth; to sink in estimation; as, a paper currency will depreciate, unless it is convertible into specie.
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Depreciate Translations

depreciate in German is abschreiben, amotisieren, herabsetzen
depreciate in Italian is copiare, degradare
depreciate in Norwegian is nedvurdere, synke i verdi
depreciate in Spanish is descontar, devaluar