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English definition of “reduction”


noun [C, U]     /rɪˈdʌkʃən/
B2 the act of reducing something: She refused to accept a reduction in wages . price reductionsBecoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
the process of adding one or more electrons to a substance or removing oxygen from a substance Physical and chemical processes
(Definition of reduction noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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