reducible
EnglishEdit
EtymologyEdit
AdjectiveEdit
reducible (comparative more reducible, superlative most reducible)
 Capable of being reduced.
 (mathematics, of a polynomial) Able to be factored into polynomials of lower degree, as .
 (mathematics, of an integer) Able to be factored into smaller integers; composite.
 (topology, of a manifold) Containing a sphere of codimension 1 that is not the boundary of a ball.
AntonymsEdit
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TranslationsEdit
capable of being reduced

able to be factored into polynomials of lower degree

able to be factored into smaller integers; composite

containing a sphere of codimension 1 that is not the boundary of a ball
SpanishEdit
AdjectiveEdit
reducible (plural reducibles)
Further readingEdit
 “reducible” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.