HyperDic: simplification

English > 3 senses of the word simplification:
NOUNcommunicationsimplificationan explanation that omits superfluous details and reduces complexity
actsimplificationelimination of superfluous details
actsimplification, reductionthe act of reducing complexity
simplification > pronunciation
Soundssih.mplahfihkey'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > simplification: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningAn explanation that omits superfluous details and reduces complexity.
Narroweroversimplification, simplismA simplification that goes too far (to the point of misrepresentation)
Broaderexplanation, accountA statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.
Verbssimplifymake simpler or easier or reduce in complexity or extent
English > simplification: 3 senses > noun 2, act
Meaningelimination of superfluous details.
Narroweroversimplification, simplismAn act of excessive simplification
rationalization, rationalisation(mathematics) the simplification of an expression or equation by eliminating radicals without changing the value of the expression or the roots of the equation
Broaderelimination, riddanceThe act of removing or getting rid of something
Spanishsimplificación
Catalansimplificació
Verbssimplifymake simpler or easier or reduce in complexity or extent
English > simplification: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of reducing complexity.
Synonymreduction
Narrowerschematization, schematisationThe act of reducing to a scheme or formula
BroaderchangeThe action of changing something
Spanishreducción, simplificación
Catalanreducció, simplificació
Verbssimplifymake simpler or easier or reduce in complexity or extent

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