Definition of minoration in US English:

minoration

noun

  • Mathematics= minorization.

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin minoration-, minoratio lessening, deficiency from classical Latin minōrāt-, past participial stem of minōrāre + -iō.

Pronunciation

minoration

/ˌmʌɪnəˈreɪʃn/