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Negative ProgressPlay
Use 'degradation' to describe a situation that is getting worse by stages, not suddenly. SlideThe slow degradation of her mathematical skills was noticeable.
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Intensity MattersPlay
Express the severity of worsening or reduction, particularly in quality or quantity. SlideThe soil's degradation was evident, as it could no longer support crops.