reductive

adjective re·duc·tive \ ri-ˈdək-tiv \
|Updated on: 29 May 2018
1 : of, relating to, causing, or involving reduction
2 : of or relating to reductionism : reductionistic

reductively

adverb

reductiveness

noun

Examples of reductive in a Sentence

  1. a reductive interpretation of the theory

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reductive

  • : dealing with or describing something complicated in a simple or too simple way


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reductive

adjective re·duc·tive \ ri-ˈdək-tiv \
: of, relating to, causing, or involving reduction

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