Degrade definition

Degrade means the lowering in grade from grade A to grade C.
Degrade means any of the following:
Degrade is defined as lowering usability or access to a less effective level.

Examples of Degrade in a sentence

Degrade the utility of the environment for aesthetic, cultural, and historical purposes.

Degrade physical stream habitat by increasing stream bank erosion, increasing streambed scour, diminishing groundwater recharge, diminishing stream base flows and increasing stream temperature.

Degrade: Degradation shall be determined by comparison of the waste field and reference site(s) for characteristic species diversity, population density, contamination, growth anomalies, debility, or supplanting of normal species by undesirable plant and animal species.

Degrade the character of the shoreline environment in which they are located.

Degrade the utility of the environment for aesth etic, cultural, and historical purposes.


More Definitions of Degrade

Degrade means advocate a particular form of hatred which is based on gender;
Degrade means to scale down in desirability or salability, to impair in respect to some physical property or to reduce in structure or function, in terms of Jefferson County standards and environment.
Degrade means to impair. Degradation shall be determined by comparison of the waste field and reference site(s) for characteristic species diversity, population density, contamination, growth anomalies, debility, or supplanting of normal species by undesirable plant and animal species. Degradation occurs if there are significant differences in any of three major biotic groups, namely, demersal fish, benthic invertebrates, or attached algae. Other groups may be evaluated where benthic species are no longer affected, or are not the only ones affected.
Degrade and 'denigrate' in particular would be new concepts in anti-discrimination law. The use of these new phrases could create further uncertainty, undermining the purpose of including any further guidance in addition to 'harassment'. In particular, such new concepts may have the effect of inadvertently expanding the operation of the provision, as these have not previously been the subject of jurisprudence in this context.25
Degrade means to cause somebody a humiliating loss of status or reputation or cause somebody a humiliating loss of self-esteem; make worthless; to cause a person to feel that they or other people are worthless and do not have the respect or good opinion of others. (syn) degrade, debase, demean, humble, humiliate. These verbs mean to deprive of self-esteem or self-worth; to shame or disgrace. Degrading behavior shall be further defined as any language or epithets that insult the person's heritage, mental status, race, sexual orientation, gender, intelligence, etc.
Degrade means to scale down in desirability or salability, to impair in respect to some physical property or to reduce in structure or function.
Degrade shall have the meaning in Section 2.4(a)(ii).