Turing reduction

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

After Alan Turing.

Noun[edit]

Turing reduction (plural Turing reductions)

  1. (computing theory) A reduction that solves a problem if the solution to another problem is already known, i.e. an algorithm that could be used to solve A if it had available to it a subroutine for solving B.

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