'Abated' in the Bible
And the waters retired from the earth, continually retiring; and in the course of a hundred and fifty days the waters abated.
And the waters abated continually until the tenth month: in the tenth month, on the first of the month, the tops of the mountains were seen.
And the people cried to Moses; and Moses prayed to Jehovah and the fire abated.
And Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died; his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.