A decrease in knitting is a reduction in the number of stitches, usually accomplished by suspending the stitch to be decreased from another existing stitch or by knitting it together with another stitch.

Read more about Decrease:  Methods of Single Decreasing (knitting), Methods of Double Decreasing (knitting), Relation To Binding Off, Role in Fabric Shaping

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    The increase in wisdom can be measured precisely by the decrease in bile.
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