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de·rate

 (dē-rāt′)
tr.v. de·rat·ed, de·rat·ing, de·rates
1. To lower the rating of (a device), especially because of a deterioration in efficiency or quality.
2. To lower the financial rating of (a corporation, for example).

[de- + rate.]

derate

(diːˈreɪt)
vb
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) Brit to assess the value of (some types of property, such as agricultural land) at a lower rate than others for local taxation
deˈrating n

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Past participle: derated
Gerund: derating

Imperative
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
I have derated
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
I will be derating
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
I would derate
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Past Conditional
I would have derated
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.derate - lower the rated electrical capability of electrical apparatus
lour, lower - set lower; "lower a rating"; "lower expectations"
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