de-escalation

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Etymology[edit]

de- +‎ escalation

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /diːˌɛskəˈleɪʃən/

Noun[edit]

de-escalation (countable and uncountable, plural de-escalations)

  1. A decrease in scope, extension or severity.
    Antonym: escalation

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