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Wastage

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Noun

1. wastage

the process of wasting

2. wastage

anything lost by wear or waste

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Wastage

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noun
1. 
anything lost by wear or waste
2. 
the process of wasting
3. 
reduction in size of a workforce by retirement, voluntary resignation, etc (esp in the phrase natural wastage)

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Wastage

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noun
1. 
loss by use, decay, deterioration, etc.
2. 
anything wasted, or the amount of this; waste
3.  Geology
a. 
the processes by which snow and ice masses are reduced by melting, evaporation, etc.
b. 
the amount of material lost through these processes

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Wastage

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n.
1. Loss by deterioration, wear, or destruction: "Disease and desertion still caused much greater wastage than battle" (Theodore Ropp).
2. The gradual process of wasting.
3. An amount that is wasted or lost by wear.

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