English to Afrikaans Meaning :: reduction

vermindering
Reduction :
vermindering
- verminderingreduksionistiesevermindering
 

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Noun(1) the act of decreasing or reducing something(2) any process in which electrons are added to an atom or ion (as by removing oxygen or adding hydrogen(3) the act of reducing complexity

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(1) In a medium saucepan, bring the lobster stock reduction to a boil, add the cream, and simmer until reduced by half.(2) Oxidation and reduction are two processes that are quite common in chemical reactions.(3) A reduction in duties and taxes can significantly influence demand in a category that is price-sensitive.(4) Subsequent plain films and computed tomography confirmed satisfactory reduction with no acetabular fracture.(5) A reduction in the intensity of training is recommended during the healing period.(6) Failure to reduce the dislocation successfully using these methods necessitates reduction under general anesthesia.(7) Seven years prior to admission, he sustained a traumatic ankle fracture that required surgical reduction .(8) A reduction in competition is not what consumers want.(9) Experimentation is necessary to determine the dilution required for a particular reduction .(10) The simple idea is that the student scores the piano reduction of, say, a Mozart symphony for the same forces as Mozart uses and then compares his version with Mozart's full score.(11) Radiographs should be taken when the physician is uncertain of dislocation or reduction .(12) A reduction in tooth decay would reduce the risks of children dying during dental anaesthetics.(13) talks on arms reduction(14) A wonderful sweet sauce, a reduction of olive oil and ketchup, had been dotted in the four cardinal points of the plate.(15) Secondary alcohols can be formed by reduction of the ketone by hydrogen gas in the presence of a catalyst.(16) In particular Zhang sees the reduction of fractions to a common denominator as hard.
Related Words
(1) noise reduction ::
Geraas vermindering
Synonyms
Noun
2. cutback ::
sny terug
5. discount ::
afslag
7. diminution ::
vermindering
Antonyms
1. accession ::
toetreding
2. addition ::
Daarbenewens
Different Forms
reduction, reductionist, reductions
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-to the reduction of scale problem.
-(HORN BLARING)

-to the REDUCTION of scale problem. -(HORN BLARING)

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 19


at least a 25- to 35-percent
reduction in tumor mass,

at least a 25- to 35-percent REDUCTION in tumor mass,

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 9


This isn\'t a substitution.
It\'s a reduction.

This isn't a substitution. It's a REDUCTION.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 7


a prison sentence reduction,\\Nthat in one or two years you’ll be out.\0

a prison sentence REDUCTION,
that in one or two years you’ll be out.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 11


a reduction in you prison sentence\\Nto two years.\0

a REDUCTION in you prison sentence
to two years.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 11


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