riduzione etymology

Italian word riduzione comes from Latin reduco, and later Latin reductio (A bringing back, a leading back.. A restoring, restoration.)

Detailed word origin of riduzione

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
reduco Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) I quell, I subdue, I subjugate [10th C.]. (figuratively) I bring back, restore, recall, revive, replace; reform. (figuratively) I bring, make or reduce to a certain condition or quality. (figuratively) I bring, produce or get out a quantity of. (military, of troops) I withdraw, cause to retreat, draw off, remove. I lead, draw, bring or conduct back; bring or accompany home.
reductio Latin (lat) A bringing back, a leading back.. A restoring, restoration.
riduzione Italian (ita) Discount. Reduction, cut, cutback.

Words with the same origin as riduzione

Descendants of reduco
ridotto ridurre