Declension and Reduction


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Declension noun – A change to a lower state or level.
Usage example: a declension in her acting career from leading roles to cameos eventually

Reduction and declension are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Reduction" instead a noun "Declension".
Nearby Word: declensional
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Reduction noun – Something that is or may be subtracted.
Declension and reduction are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Declension" instead a noun "Reduction".
Nearby Words: reduce, reducing, reductive, reductionist
Synonyms for Reduction
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