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  1. Reductions

    Reductions or in Spanish reducciones, also called 'congregaciones', (Portuguese: redução, plural reduções) were settlements created by Spanish rulers in Spanish America and the Spanish East Indies. The Spanish relocated, forcibly if necessary, native inhabitants of their colonies (the indios) into settlements which were modeled on towns and villages in Spain. In Portuguese-speaking Latin America, reductions were also called aldeias.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'reductions' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4396

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  1. discounter

  2. introduces

  3. rediscount

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reductions in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reductions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of reductions in a Sentence

  1. Toronto Dominion:

    This was primarily driven by reductions in leverage, strategic adjustments in the bank's business and geographic perimeter and lower derivative volumes, together with wider industry developments.

  2. George Ratiu:

    For those motivated to sell, price reductions are becoming a go-to strategy, we can expect the re-balancing in housing markets to continue and to pick up speed, especially as we look toward the fall and winter seasons.

  3. Leon Clarke:

    Almost always what you see is that basically by phasing out coal and replacing it with other stuff, that electricity is going to be 50 % of your reductions, those are your big plays in the short run.

  4. Chief Executive Paal Kibsgaard:

    The third phase of E&P spending reductions that we are currently experiencing will have a significant impact on our earnings per share in the current and coming quarters given the magnitude and erratic nature of the activity disruptions.

  5. Gerry Liston:

    The [ German Constitutional ] court was not so much talking about the impacts of climate change on young people, but the impact of mitigation measures, if action is delayed, it will require vastly greater emissions reductions in the future and that would impose a massive burden on those alive then.

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