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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
to become bigger or stronger and then smaller or weaker
the process of becoming smaller in size
the process of becoming smaller
a pattern on a sandy beach, made as a form of natural art …
a kind of firework that makes a lot of loud noises when it explodes
a symbol named after King Adinkra, used in West Africa in fabric and on other items
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