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reducing

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reducing

verb
present participle 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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“Reducing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reducing. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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