degradation

Definitions

General Science

Agriculture

Cars & Driving

  • noun deterioration in the condition of a material

Computing

Construction

  • Deterioration of a painted surface by heat, light, moisture, or other elements.

Electronics

  • A gradual deterioration which leads to a lower level of performance, function, quality, condition, intelligibility, or the like.
  • The operation of a computer system at a reduced level of performance. May be due, for instance, to a malfunctioning component, or memory limitations.
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