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EN[rɪˈdjuːst] [rɪˈdust] [rɪˈdjust]
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    Definition of reduced in English Dictionary

  • VerbPREré-
    1. simple past tense and past participle of reduce.
    2. AdjectiveCOMmore reducedSUPmost reduced
      1. Made smaller or less, resulting from reduction.
        1. Reduced, lowered in price; on sale, at discount price.
          1. In cookery, of a sauce etc., made more concentrated.
            1. chicken served with a reduced red wine sauce.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • Flavins are reduced by NAD(P)H via electron transfer and then sequentially converted to hyroperoxyflavins, which are an unstable intermediate.
            • In contrast to ALBA proteins that are RNA-binding proteins involved in parasite development in the tsetse fly, the signal was not reduced in proventricular stages [42 ].
            • These facultative chemolithoautotrophic betaproteobacteria are able to use reduced inorganic sulfur compounds (RISCs) as electron donors.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Reduced bodyfat brought out the vascularity in his arms.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • Also, overtreated patients become more insulin-resistant, and this gradually reverses as insulin doses are reduced.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Participles
                  • Past participles
                  • Verb simple past forms
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              Grammatically, this word "reduced" is an adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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