Their economic policies have led to a diminution of their currency.
The epidemic of influenza shows no signs of diminution.
Political satire uses diminution of character as a device.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 3
There are many effective diminutions in Pachelbel's Canon in D.
John wrote an eighth note diminution to his quarter note motif in C minor.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2