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depletions, plural;
  1. Reduction in the number or quantity of something
    • - the depletion of the ozone layer

  1. the act of decreasing something markedly
  2. the state of being depleted
  3. (deplete) consume: use up (resources or materials); "this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"
  4. (depleted) no longer sufficient; "supplies are low"; "our funds are depleted"
  5. Depletion is an accounting concept used most often in mining, timber, petroleum, or other similar industries. The depletion deduction allows an owner or operator to account for the reduction of a product's reserves. ...
  6. (deplete) To empty or unload, as the vessels of the human system, by bloodletting or by medicine; To reduce by destroying or consuming the vital powers of; to exhaust, as a country of its strength or resources, a treasury of money, etc
  7. (depleted) Used up, expended; of which nothing is left
  8. (Depletions) Same as Shipments. Usually refers to a warehouse drawing down inventory in response to customer orders.
  9. (Deplete) exhaust soil of nutrients, making it infertile.
  10. (Deplete) To decrease or use up.
  11. (Deplete) To reduce or lessen in quantity, value, or effectiveness; exhaust.  To empty.
  12. (deplete(d)) to exhaust the supply of something
  13. (deplete) (v) - reduce, exhaust
  14. (deplete) to use until none remains
  15. (Depleted) Defined by the MMPA as any case in which--
  16. (Depleted) Overfishing has reduced a stock to a very low level of abundance, requiring rebuilding of stock, e.g. Southern Bluefin Tuna, School Shark.
  17. (Depleted) fieldsare the used up oil reservoirs that are used most often to store natural gas and comprise the majority of storage.
  18. (depleted (to be -)) arırģa, ırmah bolurģa
  19. A system similar to depreciation that allows the owner of natural resources (for example: a coal mine or an oil well) to deduct a portion of the cost of the asset during each year of its presumed productive life.
  20. The value of a naturally occurring mineral deposit is a function of (1) the market value of the mineral, and (2) the concentration of the mineral in the mineral deposit.
  21. Loss of water from surface water reservoirs or groundwater aquifers at a rate greater than that of recharge.
  22. Method of computing a deduction to account for a reduction in value of extractable natural resources.
  23. The reduction in value of mineral deposits as it is produced. Oil and gas are wasting assets, in that proceeds from the well represent both income and return of capital.
  24. The wasting away of an asset as it is used up.
  25. Gradual using up or consumption of a natural resource.