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  Words related to reduction

Related / Similar Words: simplification, decrease, diminution, step-down, reducing

 

Definition:
  • the act of reducing complexity;
  • the act of decreasing or reducing something;
  • any process in which electrons are added to an atom or ion (as by removing oxygen or adding hydrogen); always occurs accompanied by oxidation of the reducing agent;

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    Hyponyms: schematization, schematisation, cut, moderation, lowering, cutback, devaluation, devitalization, devitalisation, extenuation, mitigation, palliation, easing, easement, alleviation, relief, de-escalation, minimization, minimisation, depletion, shortening, shrinking, subtraction, deduction, deflation, discount, price reduction, rollback, weakening, depreciation, contraction, reverse split, reverse stock split, split down, amortization, amortisation, declassification, tax shelter, shelter, tax credit

     

    Derivational Morphology: simplify, reduce, de-escalate, weaken, step down, shrink, scale down, cut down, cut back, trim, trim down, trim back, cut, bring down, decrease, diminish, lessen, fall, deoxidize, deoxidise

     

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