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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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Notably, one year after the publication of Carother's 1931 paper, Darlington (1932) correctly interpreted her images of heteromorphic bivalents and established that first division is reductional with respect to the centromere and the region between it and the first chiasma, while the portion distal to the chiasma undergoes equational segregation (Darlington 1958, Hegreness & Meselson 2007).
With respect to emotion-lexicon isomorphism, the question is rather in the expected degree of isomorphism of alternative reductional representations of those phenomena, achieved through various methods and data analysis.
Reductional and equational separation of the chromosomes in bivalents and multivalents.
44) In 1602 there appeared a Spanish edition, dedicated to the Duke of Lerma, of Jacques (`Diego') Besson's Theatrum instrumentorum et machinarum (Lyon, 1578), which describes a kind of reductional compasses.
sandai produced reductional spermatozoa; the DNA content of sperm was half that of somatic cells.
Meiosis then continues with a normal reductional division resulting in functional unrecombined and genetically identical R.