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reduction

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1 something that is or may be subtracted
  • There was a sizable reduction in her weekly pay when she decided to buy health insurance.
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2 the amount by which something is lessened
  • Officials saw an 11% reduction in the number of students applying to the school.
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3 the act or an instance of bringing to a lower grade or rank
  • The captain was punished with a reduction to lieutenant.
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