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English definition of “simplify”

simplify

verb [T]     /ˈsɪm.plɪ.faɪ/ US  /-plə-/
C1 to make something less complicated and therefore easier to do or understand: the new simplified tax system He tried to simplify the story for the younger audience.Elaborating, specifying and simplifying simplification     /ˌsɪm.plɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ noun [C or U]
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