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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English down-, doun-, dun-, from Old English dūne- (down-), from dūne (down, downward). More at down.

PrefixEdit

down-

  1. decrease
    Those bonds have been downrated.
  2. lower position or direction, literally or figuratively.
    The end of the ride was a long coast downhill.
  3. de-emphasis.

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