Depreciate

Definition of Depreciate

De`pre´ci`ate   Pronunciation: dė`prē´shĭ`āt
v. t.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.
[imp. & p. p. Depreciated (dė*prē"shĭ*ā`tĕd); p. pr. & vb. n. Depreciating (dė*prē"shĭ*ā`tĭng).]
v. i.1.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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