REDUCE

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reduce

[ri′düs]
(ordnance)
To clear a stoppage in a weapon.

REDUCE

(language, mathematics)
A symbolic mathematics language with ALGOL-like syntax, written in Lisp by Anthony Hearn in 1963.

Reduce 2 is a version based on Portable Standard LISP.

http://rrz.uni-koeln.de/REDUCE/.

E-mail: <reduce@rand.org>.

Server: reduce-netlib@rand.org.

["REDUCE, Software for Algebraic Computation", G. Rayna, Springer 1987].
References in classic literature ?
For infinitely various are the incidents in one man's life which cannot be reduced to unity; and so, too, there are many actions of one man out of which we cannot make one action.
It's important to have proper potassium and magnesium balance before you run, which can be reduced with the diuretic.
Because mycobacteria are associated with particulates (21), their numbers in reservoirs can be reduced by removal of particular matter (e.g., filtration).