to a lesser extent

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: a lesser extent - used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs; "less interesting"; "less expensive"; "less quickly"
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To a lesser extent, the weaker performance also reflects intensifying competition and changes in the cost structure in Australia in the context of increasing oil prices.
You might be able to control as far north as say, Longview, WA, and south to the border with California, but along the way, sharing would come into play, and worse, some form of indemnification to the Mariners and to a lesser extent, the Giants.
The company's investment objective is to generate current income, and to a lesser extent, long-term capital appreciation.
The higher fracture rate observed in the new study, he suggests, may result from PPIs and, to a lesser extent, the other acid blockers limiting the calcium available for the body to maintain bone structure.
Nova's IMage cups, for example, take a standard T bead, such as its F271T, which is pre-expanded to a lesser extent than is usual for standard "fat" EPS cups--i.e, from 40 pcf to about 6 pcf(for current prototypes) instead of the typical 3 pcf.
James Tooley ("Underground Education," features, Fall 2005) reports widespread existence of private schools in five poor countries--India, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, and (to a lesser extent) China--and addresses two common "myths" about such schooling: that "private education for the poor does not exist" and that "private education for the poor is low quality."
Women and, to a lesser extent, men attending a Seattle sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinic in 2002-2003 were more apt to tell a computer about sensitive behaviors than they were to tell a live interviewer.
Although now increasingly recognized by VC fund managers, this economic sea change initially caught the predominantly Western VC community unprepared, since US (and, to a lesser extent, Israeli) VCs have been traditionally oriented toward US institutions for fund raising, US financial markets and acquirers for fund liquidation, and US customers and revenues for value creation.
Because of this informal dollar bloc, the United States will be able to force all the adjustment to currency onto Europe and to a lesser extent Japan.
To a lesser extent, you may contract the virus by walking through air harboring someone's recent sneeze or cough particles.
Berridge Manufacturing uses galvanized steel coils (and to a lesser extent, galvanized aluminum) to make roofing panels and shapes.