Definisi 'devolve'

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verb
1 pass on or delegate to another Terjemahkan
Example:
The representative devolved his duties to his aides while he was in the hospital
source: wordnet30

2 be inherited by Terjemahkan
Example:
The estate fell to my sister
The land returned to the family
The estate devolved to an heir that everybody had assumed to be dead
source: wordnet30

3 grow worse Terjemahkan
Example:
Her condition deteriorated
Conditions in the slums degenerated
The discussion devolved into a shouting match
source: wordnet30

4 To roll onward or downward; to pass on. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

5 To pass by transmission or succession; to be handed over or down; -- generally with on or upon, sometimes with to or into; as, after the general fell, the command devolved upon (or on) the next officer in rank. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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