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reduction

in the Scots law of civil remedies, the remedy to have a writing annulled. In lower courts it can only be done OPE EXCEPTIONIS, by way of defence.
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In addition a large remaining contralateral breast may preclude symmetric breast reconstruction and CPM with formal reconstruction may yield superior results to a contralateral reductional procedure [11].
As with any other reductional analysis, the purpose of SOM is to reduce the dimensionality of input data and to reveal its hidden structure.
Robert, 1999, Coordination of the Initiation of Recombination and the Reductional Division in Meiosis in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae, Genetics, 152: 117-128.