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reduces

verb
present tense third-person singular of reduce

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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

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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

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“Reduces.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reduces. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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