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|1.||Also, she was capable of walking on two feet despite living in an area of woodland and forest — a finding that downplays the importance of open grasslands to the evolution of human bipedalism.||1|
|2.||Grandma downplays the seriousness of her health problems.||1|
|3.||Or if a household does underreport its spending, he assumes that it also downplays its food expenses proportionately, so that their Engel's coefficient is unaffected.||1|
|4.||Rabassa downplays his role of spreading the good words of Latin American writing.||1|
|5.||This version by Northern Stage rather downplays the shock value of that final betrayal, which is certainly a flaw.||1|
- make (something) appear less important than it really is.