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to become smaller in size
if a substance such as metal contracts, it becomes smaller
to make something smaller or firmer by pressing it, or to become smaller or firmer in this way
to become smaller in number, amount, or size
if part of an object or animal retracts, or if it is retracted, it is pulled backwards or inside it
formal to become smaller or narrower, or to make something do this
to become bigger or stronger and then smaller or weaker
the process of becoming smaller in size
the process of becoming smaller
a marketing strategy which deceives people by trying to suggest that a business is motivated by principles of sharing rather than conventional profits
an Arab ship with low sides and sails shaped like triangles
open/agreeable/able to be communicated with via text
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