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Synonyms for reduced

made less in size or amount or degree


well below normal (especially in price)


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When they saw what their circumstances were, the first thing they concluded was, that they would, if possible, drive the savages up to the farther part of the island, south-west, that if any more came on shore they might not find one another; then, that they would daily hunt and harass them, and kill as many of them as they could come at, till they had reduced their number; and if they could at last tame them, and bring them to anything, they would give them corn, and teach them how to plant, and live upon their daily labour.
The poor wretches, thoroughly humbled, and reduced in number to about thirty-seven, closed with the proposal at the first offer, and begged to have some food given them; upon which twelve Spaniards and two Englishmen, well armed, with three Indian slaves and old Friday, marched to the place where they were.
This is the case with the male Ibla, and in a truly extraordinary manner with the Proteolepas: for the carapace in all other cirripedes consists of the three highly-important anterior segments of the head enormously developed, and furnished with great nerves and muscles; but in the parasitic and protected Proteolepas, the whole anterior part of the head is reduced to the merest rudiment attached to the bases of the prehensile antennae.
By another statute, which passed a few years later in the same reign, the term "frequently," which had alluded to the triennial period settled in the time of Charles II, is reduced to a precise meaning, it being expressly enacted that a new parliament shall be called within three years after the termination of the former.
The wars, the guillotine and exile had reduced it to two, one of which was despotic in her government, so far as theory was concerned at least; possibly, at times, a little so in practice.
Their situation was now desperate, for their stock of provisions was reduced to three beaver skins.
So far, he says Tembec has reduced its GHGs by 40 per cent in the last decade by eliminating the burning of oil and reducing the burning of coal, gas, and other fossil fuels.
Eugene Turner, a professor of oceanography and coastal sciences at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, says the plan--which would have cut nitrate runoff by 30% by 2015--could possibly have reduced the dead zone's area by about 50%.
Once the strain is removed, the bond angles and lengths return to their original positions and the resisting force is reduced to zero.
The reduced available of credit limited the ability of certain smaller and medium-sized firms to expand and contributed to the weakening of the economy.
The PIA for early retirees is reduced by .56% for each month of entitlement before normal retirement age; the maximum reduction is 20%, for retirement at 62.
Mileage levels have been reduced as follows: travel to North America (excluding Hawaii) reduced from 25,000 to 20,000 miles; travel to Hawaii reduced from 40,000 to 30,000 miles; travel to Central America and the Caribbean reduced from 35,000 to 25,000 miles; travel to South America reduced from 55,000 to 44,000 miles; travel to Europe reduced from 55,000 to 44,000 miles; travel to Australia reduced from 80,000 to 64,000 miles; travel to the Middle East reduced from 75,000 to 60,000 miles; and travel to Asia reduced from 65,000 to 50,000 miles.
The retail price at the companyCOs petrol-filling stations will be reduced. That will become good support for agricultural producers of Kyrgyzstan, the press service of JSC Gazprom Neft Asia reported.Impetuous fall of September futures of oil price quotations creates background for further reducing transfer prices at oil refineries and which means reducing price for every liter of fuel.
* Hy Dense calcium stearate HP granular and RSN powder for rigid PVC pipe and siding lubrication and other multiple applications requiring a lubricant with reduced dusting, easy handling, and consistent quality.
The study not only compared the lifestyle intervention subjects with placebo subjects, but additionally analyzed the effect of each lifestyle change within the lifestyle intervention group--weight loss, a reduced fat diet, and regular exercise--to determine which was the best predictor of reduced diabetes risk.