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reduction
British English: /rɪˈdʌkʃ(ə)n/
American English: /rəˈdəkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of reduction in German:

noun

  • 1 (amount, process) (in price, costs, wages, rates, speed, etc.)
    Senkung, die
    in Gen.
    (in numbers, output, etc.)
    in Gen.
    reduction in prices/wages/weight
    Preis-/Lohnsenkung, die
    Gewichtsabnahme, die
    there is a reduction on all furniture
    alle Möbel sind im Preis heruntergesetzt
    a reduction of £10
    ein Preisnachlass von 10 Pfund
  • 3
    (conversion to other form)
    reduction of yards to metres
    Umwandlung von Yards in Meter

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