# reducible

[ri-doo-suh-buh l, -dyoo-]

### adjective

capable of being reduced.

Mathematics.

- of or relating to a polynomial that can be factored into the product of polynomials, each of lower degree.
- of or relating to a group that can be written as the direct product of two of its subgroups.
- of or relating to a set whose set of accumulation points is countable.

## Origin of reducible

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## reducible

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