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  1. lowering

    • IPA[ˈləʊərɪŋ]

    英式

    • n.
      the action of moving someone or something in a downward direction;the action of making or becoming less in amount, intensity, or degree
    • noun: lowering

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. the action of moving someone or something in a downward direction conditions do not allow the lowering of a rescue boat the painting depicts the lowering of the Count's body into his tomb
    • the action of making or becoming less in amount, intensity, or degree the lowering of the legal limit has exacerbated the situation several objections to the lowering of the minimum age to 18 had been heard
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    • IPA[ˈlōəriNG]
    • n.
      the action of moving someone or something in a downward direction: conditions do not allow the lowering of a rescue boat the painting depicts the lowering of the Count's body into his tomb

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • IPA[ˈlaʊərɪŋ]

    英式

    • adj.
      (of the sky) dark and threatening: a day of lowering cloud

    Oxford Dictionary

    • IPA[ˈlouriNG]

    美式

    • adj.
      (of the sky) dark and threatening: a day of lowering cloud

    Oxford American Dictionary