Synonyms of reduction


1. decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down, change of magnitude

usage: the act of decreasing or reducing something

2. reduction, reducing, chemical reaction, reaction

usage: 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

3. reduction, simplification, change

usage: the act of reducing complexity

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Definition and meaning of reduction (Dictionary)