Meaning of REDUCED in English

REDUCED

/ri doohst", -dyoohst"/ , adj.

1. that is or has been reduced.

2. Math. noting a polynomial equation in which the second highest power is missing: The cubic equation x 3 - 4 x + 4 = 0 is reduced.

[ 1620-30; REDUCE + -ED 2 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .