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Categories: Pages with missing ISBNs, Cognitive biases, Error, Defence mechanisms, Public relations techniques
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minimization  minimisation  Belittle  Belittling  Down play
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The act of reducing something to the least possible amount or degree or position WordNet 3.0
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The act of reducing something to the least possible amount or degree or position WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Minimisation or minimization is a type of deception involving denial coupled with rationalisation/rationalization in situations where complete denial is implausible. Wikipedia
A form of cognitive distortion Wikipedia Disambiguation
Downplaying the significance of an event or emotion Wikipedia Disambiguation
The act of lowering something to its smallest value or extent. Wiktionary
Act of lowering something to its smallest value or extent. Wiktionary (translation)