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reduce


reduce

verb

Definition of REDUCE

1
to bring to a lower grade or rank <was reduced from team captain to team member as punishment for his misbehavior on the court>
Near Antonyms hire
2
to make smaller in amount, volume, or extent <you'll have to reduce the amount of money you spend on unnecessary purchases if you want to have any money left for retirement>

March 02, 2015
chatoyant Hear it
Having a changeable luster or color
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