deteriority de*te`ri*or"i*ty, n. [L. deterior worse. See {Deteriorate}.] Worse state or quality; inferiority. ``The deteriority of the diet.'' [R.] --Ray. [1913 Webster]

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  • deteriority — detēriority / orˈi ti/ noun (obsolete) Worseness • • • Main Entry: ↑deteriorate …   Useful english dictionary

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