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reducing agent


      n     (Chem)   a substance that reduces another substance in a chemical reaction, being itself oxidized in the process  
   Compare       oxidizing agent  
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reducing glass  
      n   a lens or curved mirror that produces an image smaller than the object observed  

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reduction, Redding, redwing

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A person who rejects consumerism and seeks to contribute to the environmental protection by reducing waste, especially by retrieving and using discarded food and other goods.
blend of 'free' and 'vegan'. Ex: I met a group of freegans, and I was blown away when they showed me how much food is wasted every day.
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