reduction

7 ENTRIES FOUND:

re·duc·tion

noun \ri-ˈdək-shən\

Definition of REDUCTION

1
: the replacement or realignment of a body part in normal position or restoration of a bodily condition to normal
2
: the process of reducing by chemical or electrochemical means
3
: the psychological diminishment of emotion or needs through activity or adjustment
4
: meiosis; specifically : production of the gametic chromosome number in the first meiotic division

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