Example sentences for: declines

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

  • In both yeast and nematodes, the ability of a gene to buffer the loss of its duplicate declines over time as their functional overlap decreases.

  • It isn't lost on these dinosaurs that with respectability came vast declines in newspaper readership.

  • Were Alexis de Tocqueville to return to the late 20 th century United States for another visit, he would be just as worried about these national trends as about possible declines in purely local or small-group associationalism.

  • For more than 26 centuries it has witnessed countless declines, falls, and rebirths, and today continues to resist the assaults of brutal modernity in its time-locked, color-rich historical center.

  • But once fish populations dip below the 10%–20% mark, declines are of serious concern.

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