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We found 28 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word tapering:
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General dictionaries General (23 matching dictionaries)
  1. tapering: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. tapering: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. tapering: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. tapering: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Tapering, tapering: Wordnik [home, info]
  6. tapering: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  7. tapering: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. tapering: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  9. tapering: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  10. tapering: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  11. Tapering (mathematics), Tapering: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  12. Tapering: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  13. tapering: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  14. tapering: Rhymezone [home, info]
  15. Tapering: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  16. tapering: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  17. tapering: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  18. tapering: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  19. tapering: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  20. tapering: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  21. tapering: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tapering: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tapering: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tapering: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Tapering: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tapering: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (tapering)

noun:  the act of gradually lowering the size or amount ("The doctor prescribed the tapering of the dose")
adjective:  gradually narrowed toward a point ("A tall tapering spire")
adjective:  gradually decreasing until little remains
adjective:  becoming gradually narrower ("Long tapering fingers")

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Phrases that include tapering:   tapering sleeve

Words similar to tapering:   dwindling, narrowing, taper, tapered, tapering off, more...

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