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
More Word(s)
degeneration, devolution, declension, decline in quality, deterioration, convalesce, recover, recuperate, decline, worsen, change hands, change owners, assign, fatigue, jade, pall, tire, weary, fall, accrue,

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