Reductive - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈdʌktɪv|  American pronunciation of the word reductive
Brit.  |rɪˈdʌktɪv|  British pronunciation of the word reductive

adjective

- characterized by or causing diminution or curtailment

their views of life were reductive and depreciatory

Examples

a reductive interpretation of the theory

their views of life were reductive and depreciatory

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