- the act of reducing or the state of being reduced.
- the amount by which something is reduced or diminished.
- a form produced by reducing a copy on a smaller scale.
- Cell Biology. meiosis, especially the first meiotic cell division in which the chromosome number is reduced by half.
- Chemistry. the process or result of reducing.
- Movies. the process of making a print of a narrower gauge from a print of a wider gauge: the reduction of 35-millimeter films to 16-millimeter films for the school market.
- a village or settlement of Indians in South America established and governed by Spanish Jesuit missionaries.
- Sure enough, the average change in diastolic blood pressure was a clinically significant reduction of five mmHg, which is good news.
- Driven by environmental concerns, Kim-Parker saw an opportunity to create a space that would aid in the reduction of pollution in the fashion landscape.
- Those reductions would mean much longer wait times and more crowded buses and subways.
- The potential for future reductions in the cost of electricity from silicon solar, for example, is limited.
- The housing authority agreed to lower Brown’s rent to $318 a month but said the reduction would not take effect until March.
- Does that mean a reduction in policing would be a good thing?
- Like many I spoke to, Williams seemed to desire a reorientation of policing, rather than just a reduction.
- Proper use could lead to weight loss and reduction in gastric reflux.
- The reduction in the unemployment levels is largely due to part time jobs and more people simply giving up looking for jobs.
- Reagan learned this in the midst of negotiating historic arms-reduction treaties with the Soviets at the height of the Cold War.
- It is clear, therefore, that the reserve reduction contemplated by the act will not be realized in practice.
- If a company has no debts, a reduction in its capital made in an open manner in accordance with law, is legal.
- On the 28th of March however it was found necessary to make a considerable reduction in the allowance.
- That high-pressure engines owed their advantages mainly to a reduction of the relative importance of this latent heat.
- This agreement caused a great reduction in the number of imports from Great Britain to these colonies.