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- v. Present participle of reduce.
- adj. That causes reduction.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- a & n. from reduce.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any process in which electrons are added to an atom or ion (as by removing oxygen or adding hydrogen); always occurs accompanied by oxidation of the reducing agent
- n. loss of excess weight (as by dieting); becoming slimmer
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