|heikentyminen englanniksi||degradation fi, decline fi|
*: It is also pertinent to note that the current obvious decline in work on holarctic hepatics most surely reflects a current obsession with cataloging and with nomenclature of the organisms—as divorced from their study as living entities.
: ux|en|The dollar has declined rapidly since 2001.
: ux|en|My health declined in winter.
*: in melancholy deep, with head declined
*: And now fair Phoebus gan decline in haste / His weary wagon to the western vale.
*: You have declined his means.
*: He knoweth his error, but will not seek to decline it.
: a line that declines from straightness
: conduct that declines from sound morals
*: Yet do I not decline from thy testimonies.
*: Could I decline this dreadful hour?
: ux|en|On reflection I think I will decline your generous offer.
*: after the first declining of a noun and a verb
*: The team chose to decline the fifteen-yard penalty because their receiver had caught the ball for a thirty-yard gain.