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1    descending from a higher to a lower level, condition, position, etc.  
2    descending from a beginning  
3       a variant of       downwards  
  downwardly      adv  
  downwardness      n  

downward mobility  
      n     (Sociol)   the movement of an individual, social group, or class to a lower status  
   Compare       upward mobility  
See also  
    horizontal mobility       vertical mobility  
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an exercise consisting in controlled downward and/or forward movement, used for weight training
without respiratory movements
respiratory pause, respiratory arrest
Mozette /moz-ette/ 1. A personality cult movement 2. A feminine adoration of Steven P. Morrissey 3. Followers of a charismatic leader with narcissistic traits, displaying an extraordinary amount of energy.
term used in football when a player makes an acrobatic movement using his legs
[subj: poiicemen] to herd [demonstrators] into a compact group in order to control their movements
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