reductive: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ri-duk'tiv), [key]
- of, pertaining to, characterized by, or producing reduction or abridgment: an urgent need for reductive measures.
- of or pertaining to change from one form to another.
- of, pertaining to, or employing reductionism; reductionistic.
- something causing or inducing a reductive process.
- reductive (Thesaurus)