- degradation of energy,
Origin of degradation
Examples from the Web for degradation
There are always examples of degradation, but there are very few examples of ecosystems left that are that pristine.Republicans: Obama’s Ocean Protection Plan Evidence of ‘Imperial Presidency’|Abigail Golden|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Since this past November, you have seen the slow and steady drumbeat of degradation,” Steele says.
And this of course raises the specter of Republican lies that make their own contribution to the degradation of public discourse.
So it is with Just Send Me Word, a heroic love story amid the squalor and degradation of the Gulag.‘Just Send Me Word’ by Orlando Figes: Life and Love in the Gulag|Owen Matthews|June 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The legacy of the degradation of bodies in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region is historical.Perry Has a Point About the Marines Video vs. the Daniel Pearl Video|Asra Q. Nomani|January 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Would Joe and Moll find them and force them back to a life of lovelessness, hardship, and degradation?Two Little Travellers|Frances Browne Arthur
The danger of degradation of the woman ceases when she is equal to the man as regards rights and property.The Sexual Question|August Forel
The degradation of woman (and of man) seems to be inextricably involved.Memoirs of My Dead Life|George Moore
Which means the degradation and enslavement of nations and of men.God and the State|Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bakunin
When the day comes that we shall be confronted with death or degradation, the young American will know how to choose.The Root of Evil|Thomas Dixon
1530s, from French dégradation (14c., Old French degradacion), from Medieval Latin degradationem (nominative degradatio), noun of action from past participle stem of degradare (see degrade).