Meaning of REDUCTION in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ rɪˈdʌkʃən ]

n. 1 the act or an instance of reducing; the process of being reduced. 2 an amount by which prices etc. are reduced. 3 a reduced copy of a picture etc. 4 an arrangement of an orchestral score for piano etc. øøreductive adj. [ME f. OF reduction or L reductio (as REDUCE)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.