Definition Of degeneration
the state or process of being or becoming degenerate; decline or deterioration.
overgrazing has caused serious degeneration of grassland
Example Of degeneration
degeneration of the muscle fibers
degeneration of the muscle fibres
All biopsies showed evidence of muscle fiber degeneration and regeneration.
At the same time, the pernicious influence of new urban cultural patterns could share some of the blame for rural degeneration .
But students could begin to challenge the degeneration of higher education by demanding a bit more.