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Synonyms for mitigationmit·i·ga·tion

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  1. extenuation, mitigation, palliationnoun

    to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious

    palliation, extenuation, moderation

  2. extenuation, mitigationnoun

    a partial excuse to mitigate censure; an attempt to represent an offense as less serious than it appears by showing mitigating circumstances

    palliation, extenuation, moderation

  3. moderation, mitigationnoun

    the action of lessening in severity or intensity

    "the object being control or moderation of economic depressions"

    relief, moderation, moderateness, easing, temperance, palliation, extenuation

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  1. mitigationnoun

    alleviation, moderation, relief

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. mitigationnoun

    melioration, alleviation, assuagement

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  1. The United:

    I'm also concerned that the administration revoked the flood hazard mitigation standard [ that ] required buildings to be elevated [ and ] have a national standard in that area.

  2. Governor Phil Murphy:

    New hospital admissions are trending downward, but this will only become a trend if we keep mitigation efforts up.

  3. Assistant Town Manager Roxanne Robinson:

    We're still in the process of negotiating with the partners on what the final mitigation solution will be and who is going to be paying for that.

  4. Donald Trump:

    We should be prepared for National Institute of Allergy. Is National Institute of Allergy going to be that much ? I hope not, and I think the more we push on the mitigation the less the likelihood National Institute of Allergy would be that number.

  5. Pawel Kaczorowsky:

    We are trying to take mitigation measures but the problem is huge. Trees die or are weakened and susceptible to woodworm attacks and the forest is more prone to fire.

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