Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. reducere, reductum,; pref. red-,. re-, re- + ducere, to lead. See Duke, and cf. Redoubt (n.)
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. reducĕre, reductum—re-, back, ducĕre, to lead.
Conventionalization also reduces suggestion, perhaps to zero.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
The relatives of D'Horn were now reduced to the last extremity.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
The city was reduced to ashes, and thirty thousand of the inhabitants were slain.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
The scooter wavered, and they landed hard, even at reduced speed.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
Error and Evil cannot be Reduced to the Ideal 417 Sect.
"The Approach to Philosophy" by Ralph Barton Perry
Seeing Colonel Caswell was on the opposite side they reduced their columns and formed their line of battle in the woods.
"An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America" by J. P. MacLean
A reduced facsimile of the Title-page is given herewith.
"A Bibliography of the writings in Prose and Verse of George Henry Borrow" by Thomas J. Wise
That which partakes of the property of analysis, and is reducible thereby.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
The cheerful industry of shanghaiing was reduced to a science.
"Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum
Let it come to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer until meat is tender and comes easily from the bone.
"Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking" by Unknown
Now, with the sugar's
The strength of the acid
So burning reduce.
"Punch Song" by Friedrich von Schiller
Is this a holy thing to see.
In a rich and fruitful land.
Babes reduced to misery.
Fed with cold and usurous hand?
"Holy Thursday (Experience)" by William Blake
Now fortune seem'd to promise fair,
"She'd instantly reduce his care."
Our ills are all on fortune thrown.
We quite forget they are our own.
"John Bolders" by William Hutton
Thus God can, in a trice, bring down
The pride of any sinful town,
And soon reduce, e'en to the dust,
The walls and crowds to which men trust!
"Another On The Same Occasion" by Rees Prichard
It is I calling you after a thousand years,
Reduced to ashes by your body's lightning.
Roses are opening again – it is our sign –
Our time has come for another meeting.
"Once More Meeting The Kipchak" by Giorgi Leonidze
To me it is a painful sight
To see a nation great and good
Reduced to such a sorry plight,
And courtiers crawl where freemen stood,
And king and priests combine to seize the spoil,
While widows weep and beggar'd yeomen toil.
"An Eastern Tale" by David John Scott
BASF reduced costs with Emerson's Machinery Health technology.
Florida Gulf Coast University is appealing a reduced tuition increase.
Reduced workforce would mean trouble for economy.
Add all ingredients and reduce to ¾ cup.
Energy use is being reduced.
And new buildings are designed in a way that helps reduce utility costs.
They reduced her parking ticket, but not mine.
The chairman of the US House Armed Services Committee is proposing to avoid about $55 billion of defense spending cuts in 2013 by reducing the federal workforce.
This new armpit microwaving device zaps 22-30,000 sweat glands in your armpits , which can reduce your sweat (and your sweaty smell) by up to 82 percent.
Olafur Eliasson makes reduced speed sexy.
Pinnacle says the $131 million transaction reduces debt, putting it in a better growth position.
10 3/4 ounce can reduced-fat and reduced-sodium condensed cream of mushroom soup.
The best method for improving steam system energy efficiency, reducing chemical costs, and reducing make-up water costs is to return the maximum quantity of condensate to the boiler plant.
This results in higher viscosity, reduced flow and leveling, and reduced sag.
Reducing the bulk and weight of the gear you put in your backpack means you can also reduce the size and weight of the pack itself.
We call the elements of the reduced subspace reduced vectors.
Algebraic structures on quasi-primary states in superconformal algebras
In such case, the vector u is reduced to the vector v and the vector Y is reduced to the sum of the vector of eigenvalues for the 2-form curvature of the tangent bundle of ﬁxed manifold, with the vector G.
Wess Zumino Couplings for Generalized Sigma Orbifold Fixed-points
Thus bξ1 = bxηy must be reducible, but since ξ1 = xηy is not and the reduction system is quadratic, it is only possible if bx is reducible.
Number Operator Algebras
By means of a unitary transformation, which belongs to SL(2C ) we can reduce H to diagonal form diag(−λ, λ−1) and with a subsequent SL(2C ) transformation we can reduce it to the form diag(−1, 1) i.e.
Proof of Polyakov conjecture for general elliptic singularities
The Lie algebra s acts completely reducibly on the space of reduced 2cocycles, hence there exists an s-invariant subspace V complementary to the space of trivial 2-cocycles.
Classification of finite simple Lie conformal superalgebras