simplify - definition and synonyms

 
verb [transitive] 

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/ˈsɪmplɪfaɪ/
present tense
I/you/we/theysimplify
he/she/itsimplifies
present participlesimplifying
past tensesimplified
past participlesimplified
  1. 1
    to make something less complicated or difficult

    The technology has been simplified so that anyone can use it.

  2. 2
    maths to make something such as a fraction or an equation simpler by removing those numbers or symbols that are the same in each part of it

derived words

simplification

 

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/ˌsɪmplɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun [countable/uncountable]
singularsimplification
pluralsimplifications