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less

(Fewer), adjective a decreased number, a limited number, a reduced number, a restricted number of, a smaller number, cutback, diluted, diminished, fewer, hardly any, in decline, lessened, lesser, limited, little, minus, not as many, not as much, pared down, reduced, slighter, smaller
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less

(Inferior), adjective attenuated, belittled, beneath, circumscribed, cutback, declined, decreased, deficient, deflated, depressed, diluted, dissipated, dropped, eroded, fallen, in decline, inferior, insignificant, junior, lessened, lesser, lower, lowered, mediocre, minimized, minor, pared down, reduced, scaled-down, secondary, subordinate, watered-down, weakened
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Average buying prices fell less sharply in other regions, with the No.
Reading less literature is not necessarily an indicator that people are not reading," says Carla Hayden, executive director of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore.
More than 3,000 Food 4 Less cashiers competed for this year's title in a series of competitions stressing customer service excellence and job knowledge.
In multivariate analyses of educational attainment, very-low-birth-weight individuals were significantly less likely than controls to have graduated from high school by age 20 (odds ratio, 0.
Kevin Cornish, Senior Manager Post-Acute Care Consulting, Ernst & Young LLP) Three upward trends, two less regulations, and a patient-first philosophy.
Volume 1 Day Ago less than Volume 2 Days Ago (Recent-1D less than Recent-2D)
The eligibility scale for free meals, based on household size, is as follows: households of three must earn less than $18,395; households of four must earn less than $22,165; households of five must earn less than $25,935; households of six must earn less than $29,705.
Canada Dry Cranberry Ginger Ale has less sugar than most leading soft drinks," says the ad.
Lamperd Less Lethal is the developer and manufacturer of a wide range of leading-edge civil defense equipment, including less lethal munitions such as the WASP round and the Defender series of launchers, as well acting as a supplier of training and accessories for the police, military, private security and corrections markets.
This enlarged City Council would have MORE politicians, but they would have LESS power than the current City Council.
Only foods with considerably less are truly "low-fat.