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1. reduction

noun. ['rɪˈdʌkʃən'] the act of decreasing or reducing something.

Synonyms

  • deduction
  • devitalization
  • shortening
  • step-down
  • de-escalation
  • moderation
  • reverse stock split
  • depreciation
  • split down
  • amortization
  • minimization
  • mitigation
  • minimisation
  • weakening
  • extenuation
  • price reduction
  • reverse split
  • declassification
  • tax credit
  • change of magnitude
  • discount
  • decrease
  • devitalisation
  • devaluation
  • amortisation
  • rollback
  • contraction
  • alleviation
  • cut
  • shelter
  • relief
  • shrinking
  • easing
  • easement
  • tax shelter
  • diminution
  • deflation
  • subtraction
  • lowering
  • palliation
  • depletion

Antonyms

  • appreciation
  • classification
  • inflation
  • expansion
  • addition
  • increase
  • maximization

Etymology

  • reduccion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • reducion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Reduction Division

  • multivision
  • circumcision
  • univision
  • supervision
  • misprision
  • indecision
  • provision
  • precision
  • xyvision
  • revision
  • rescission
  • recision
  • incision
  • excision
  • envision
  • divison
  • decision
  • collision
  • parisian
  • derision

2. reduction

noun. ['rɪˈdʌkʃən'] any process in which electrons are added to an atom or ion (as by removing oxygen or adding hydrogen); always occurs accompanied by oxidation of the reducing agent.

Synonyms

  • chemical reaction
  • reaction

Antonyms

  • nonpayment
  • rise
  • concentration

Etymology

  • reduccion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • reducion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. reduction

noun. ['rɪˈdʌkʃən'] the act of reducing complexity.

Synonyms

  • simplification
  • schematization
  • change

Antonyms

  • moderate
  • immoderate
  • unrestraint
  • intemperance

Etymology

  • reduccion (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • reducion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. division

noun. ['dɪˈvɪʒən'] an army unit large enough to sustain combat.

Synonyms

  • army corps
  • army unit
  • battle group
  • United States Army Special Forces
  • corps
  • U. S. Army Special Forces

Antonyms

  • attach
  • stay
  • unify
  • arrive

Etymology

  • divisio (Latin)
  • divido (Latin)

5. division

noun. ['dɪˈvɪʒən'] one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole.

Synonyms

  • over
  • concept
  • chukka
  • middle
  • second period
  • round
  • inning
  • quarter
  • high point
  • final period
  • chukker
  • part
  • half
  • element
  • whole
  • frame
  • ingredient
  • component
  • section
  • end
  • constituent
  • bout
  • beginning
  • factor
  • conception
  • game
  • turn
  • construct
  • period

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning
  • front

Etymology

  • divisio (Latin)
  • divido (Latin)

6. division

noun. ['dɪˈvɪʒən'] the act or process of dividing.

Synonyms

  • quantization
  • dichotomization
  • ramification
  • branching
  • atomisation
  • fragmentation
  • forking
  • split
  • separation
  • word division
  • quartering
  • schism
  • dichotomisation
  • cutting
  • cleavage
  • syllabification
  • fork
  • hyphenation
  • bisection
  • cut
  • fractionation
  • syllabication
  • atomization
  • quantisation

Antonyms

  • peripheral
  • terminal
  • early
  • late

Etymology

  • divisio (Latin)
  • divido (Latin)

7. division

noun. ['dɪˈvɪʒən'] an administrative unit in government or business.

Synonyms

  • branch
  • concern
  • administrative unit
  • department
  • authorities
  • business concern
  • business organization
  • regime
  • administrative body
  • business organisation
  • government
  • business
  • section
  • arm

Antonyms

  • incomplete
  • fractional
  • partly
  • injured

Etymology

  • divisio (Latin)
  • divido (Latin)

8. division

noun. ['dɪˈvɪʒən'] discord that splits a group.

Synonyms

  • dissension
  • variance

Antonyms

  • outside
  • inside
  • join

Etymology

  • divisio (Latin)
  • divido (Latin)

9. division

noun. ['dɪˈvɪʒən'] (botany) taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum.

Synonyms

  • subdivision Deuteromycota
  • Protista
  • Deuteromycotina
  • Gymnomycota
  • Myxomycota
  • division Spermatophyta
  • Thallophyta
  • division Tracheophyta
  • Zygomycotina
  • division Bryophyta
  • Pteridophyta
  • division Myxomycota
  • subdivision Zygomycota
  • Basidiomycotina
  • Spermatophyta
  • division Lichenes
  • subdivision Mastigomycotina
  • subdivision Pteropsida
  • Deuteromycota
  • division Gymnomycota
  • Basidiomycota
  • Tracheophyta
  • Mastigomycota
  • subdivision Mastigomycota
  • Mastigomycotina
  • Cryptogamia
  • Eumycota
  • Lycophyta
  • Fungi imperfecti
  • Ascomycota
  • Phanerogamae
  • division Protista
  • subdivision Ascomycotina
  • Lichenes
  • phylum
  • division Pteridophyta
  • division Eumycota
  • subdivision Zygomycotina
  • subdivision Ascomycota
  • Ascomycotina
  • Pteropsida
  • Zygomycota
  • Bryophyta
  • subdivision Deuteromycotina
  • subdivision Basidiomycotina

Antonyms

  • Phanerogamae
  • diversified
  • unhealthy
  • begin

Etymology

  • divisio (Latin)
  • divido (Latin)

10. division

noun. ['dɪˈvɪʒən'] an arithmetic operation that is the inverse of multiplication; the quotient of two numbers is computed.

Synonyms

  • long division
  • arithmetic operation

Antonyms

  • thin
  • reduce
  • exact

Etymology

  • divisio (Latin)
  • divido (Latin)
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