Definitions for reduction

Definitions for (noun) reduction

Main entry: reduction, simplification

Definition: the act of reducing complexity

Main entry: decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down

Definition: the act of decreasing or reducing something

Main entry: reducing, reduction

Definition: 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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