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reduction  decrease  diminution  step-down  abatement
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The act of decreasing or reducing something WordNet 3.0
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The act of decreasing or reducing something WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
The act of abating or the state of being abated. OmegaWiki
Act of reducing a quantity or a number. OmegaWiki
A lessening, decrease or reduction. Wiktionary
Lessening, decrease or reduction. Wiktionary (translation)
The amount or rate by which something is reduced, e.g. in price. Wiktionary
Amount or rate by which something is reduced. Wiktionary (translation)
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The new emission standards have produced a measurable diminution in air pollution. Wiktionary
A 5% reduction in robberies. Wiktionary
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