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made less in size or amount or degree
well below normal (especially in price)
Made smaller or less, resulting from reduction.
Reduced, lowered in price; on sale, at discount price
Real bargains: these precious books are reduced at half price!
In cookery, of a sauce etc., made more concentrated.
chicken served with a reduced red wine sauce.
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In a military sense, is to be taken off the establishment, and to cease to receive pay as soldiers. When a regiment is reduced, the officers are generally put upon half-pay. Sometimes the corps are reduced, and the officers remain upon full pay. This happens at the close of a war, when the standing army of the country is confined to a certain number of battalions. Hence is derived the expression, in and out of the break. In the break, is the liability of being reduced. Out of the break, is the certainty of being kept upon the establishment.
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Rank popularity for the word 'reduced' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1576
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Rank popularity for the word 'reduced' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2422
Rank popularity for the word 'reduced' in Adjectives Frequency: #779
The numerical value of reduced in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of reduced in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of reduced in a Sentence
This is a sign that the fine could be reduced much further. There is some sort of negotiation taking place and the parties are migrating towards a common ground.
I suspect that expectations from the G7 have been reduced.
In our hamster experiment, it shows very clearly that if infected hamsters or humans -- especially asymptomatic or symptomatic ones -- put on masks, they actually protect other people, thats the strongest result we showed here. Transmission can be reduced by 50 percentwhen surgical masks are used, especially when masks are worn by infected individuals.
We note that defensive equity sectors earnings have generally weakened while cyclical sectors keep their positive momentum, overall for the region, the equity risk premium has decreased, which in turn increases companies' buybacks, a trend which is likely to continue in the short term as reduced uncertainties and a cyclical recovery decrease the necessity to hold liquidity in cash.
Russian President Vladimir Putin:
Russia not only prevented the increase of greenhouse emissions, it has reduced them.
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