Example sentences for: declined

How can you use “declined” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Mass treatment with DEC/albendazole took place at the end of October 2000 and tablets were taken by 72% of the at risk population [ 11 ] . By 9 months following treatment, microfilaria prevalence declined to 3%, 4.3%, 0.4% and 6% in Barrier Jeudi, Masson/Mathieu, Mapou and Leogane, respectively.

  • Though Willey declined to identify the man on Hardball-- Kenneth Starr's office, she said, had asked her not to--Matthews seemed to have a pretty good idea who he was.

  • Some weeks before, Nash had declined a University of Chicago offer of an endowed chair on the grounds that he was scheduled to become the emperor of Antarctica.

  • Subsequently, chemotactic responsiveness and TNF-α mRNA expression declined and by 12 hours were at control levels.

  • The rate of exclusive breastfeeding then gradually declined, reaching 20-25% among 6-month-old infants.

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