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[げん()·しょう()]
genshou
noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 減少

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. decrease; reduction; decline

Definition and Synonyms for 減少

Loss gradual decline in amount or activity
Synonyms: , 減少, 減退
Reduction the act of reducing complexity
Synonyms: リダクション, 低減, 値下げ, 切り詰め, 切り詰める, 削減, 引き下げ, 引き下げる, 減反, 減少, 短縮, 節減, 簡素化, 縮小, 還元
Lessen wear off or die down
Synonyms: 和らぐ, 治まる, 減る, 減少, 緩和, 静まる
Dwindle Down become smaller or lose substance
Synonyms: 先細り, 先細る, 減る, 減じる, 減ずる, 減少, 漸減, 窄む, 窄む, 縮む, 縮小
Decrease the act of decreasing or reducing something
Synonyms: 減反, 減少, 減損, 縮減
Cut the act of reducing the amount or number
Synonyms: カット, 低減, 削減, 引き下げ, 引き下げる, 減少, 減額, 縮小
Trim Down cut down on
Synonyms: 低減, 切削, 削ぐ, 削る, 削る, 削減, 減じる, 減ずる, 減らす, 減少, 減損, 減殺, 減額, 短縮, 節する, 節倹, 節減, 節約, 約する, 約める, 縮小, 縮減, 軽減
Lessen decrease in size, extent, or range
Synonyms: 下がる, 下向く, 下落, 下降, 低下, 低減, 低落, 凋落, 減る, 減じる, 減ずる, 減少, 減殺, 減退, 減量, 落ちる, 落ち込む, 退潮
Wane grow smaller
Synonyms: 低まる, 低下, 凋落, 式微, 弱る, 減る, 減ずる, 減少, 減衰, 減退, 衰える, 衰微, 衰耗, 衰退, 衰頽
Minify make smaller
Synonyms: 低減, 減じる, 減ずる, 減らす, 減少, 減損, 減殺, 累減, 縮小
Drop a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity
Synonyms: 下落, 低下, 減少, 落とし, 落とす
Decrease a change downward
Synonyms: 下がり, 下がる, 下落, 低下, 低減, , 減り, 減る, 減少, 減損, 減数, 減退, 減量, 累減
Downfall a sudden decline in strength or number or importance
Synonyms: フォール, 下落, 不良化, 低減, 低落, 凋落, 失陥, 没落, 減少, 滅亡, 破滅, 落下, 衰亡, 転落, 降下
Dent an appreciable consequence (especially a lessening)
Synonyms: 減少
Diminution change toward something smaller or lower
Synonyms: 下がり, 下がる, 下坂, 下り坂, 下落, 下降, 低下, 低落, 減少, 漸減, 縮小, 落ち込み, 落ち込む
Decrease a process of becoming smaller or shorter
Synonyms: 低減, 減少, 縮小
Trim Down make a reduction in
Synonyms: 低減, 切削, 削ぐ, 削る, 削る, 削減, 減じる, 減ずる, 減らす, 減少, 減損, 減殺, 減額, 短縮, 節する, 節倹, 節減, 節約, 約する, 約める, 縮小, 縮減, 軽減

Meanings for each kanji in 減少

dwindle; decrease; reduce; decline; curtail; get hungry Kanji Details »
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Categories 減少 is a member of

Process a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states
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Modify cause to change
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Lessen decrease in size, extent, or range
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Change the action of changing something
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Decrease the act of decreasing or reducing something
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Minify make smaller
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Decrease the amount by which something decreases
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Change an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
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Weakening becoming weaker
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Effect a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
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Diminution change toward something smaller or lower
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Decrease a process of becoming smaller or shorter
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Change Of Magnitude the act of changing the amount or size of something
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Weaken become weaker
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Change Magnitude change in size or magnitude
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Sample Sentences for 減少

When you rely on the team too much, it may reduce your individual competitive instincts.
Cases of this nature are decreasing.
In this country the average number of children per family fell from 2 to 1.5.
Are you creating for us a future world where there is a greater danger of skin cancer, weakened bodies, less food and fewer plants and animals?
The new law should take a bite out of organized crime.

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