How to use Degrades in a sentence
Woman, in her wasted life, in her hurried death, here stands appealing to the society that degrades her, with a combination of eloquence and poetry, of forms of art at once instantaneous and permanent, and with great metrical energy and variety.
He degrades his vizier to the office of barber, taking all his goods in the process; and makes the barber his vizier.
The Eastern theologian thinks that the Western double procession degrades the Deity and destroys the perfection of the Trinity.
This enzyme catalyzes the conversion of angiotensin I to angiotensin II in blood plasma and in vascular endothelial tissues and degrades bradykinin.
Any higher, and players congregate in massive dogfights, which actually degrades their entertainment experience.Advertisement
These proteins convert plasminogen to plasmin, which in turn degrades fibrin, the main component of the clot.
Once I have suppressed one or two of you, your ability to suppress me degrades, and I start to win the firefight.
The modified P. fluorescens cultures are killed by heat pasteurization and provides a persistent biopesticide preparation that degrades much slower in sunlight than Bt.
When you get into things like collectibles and antiques, that is where the utility of the internet degrades a bit.
Since plastic never fully degrades, over time the plastic chip bags eventually break apart into smaller pieces of plastic.Advertisement
When it degrades, it produces additional acid.
The destroyed red blood cells release the blood's red pigment (hemoglobin) which degrades into a yellow substance called bilirubin.
One of the most difficult aspects of dating origami is that paper degrades.
The quality degrades over time and instead of continued use, it is safer to purchase a new toaster oven.
It is possible to design the site so that it "degrades gracefully" for these devices, but that is an added expense.Advertisement