A representative part of the primary (composited or gross) sample obtained by a division and reduction process. Typically the mass approximates that of the final @L03433@.
Source: PAC, 1990, 62, 1193. (Nomenclature for sampling in analytical chemistry (Recommendations 1990)) on page 1205 [Terms] [Paper]
Citation: 'reduced sample' in IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 3rd ed. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry; 2006. Online version 3.0.1, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.R05217 RISBibTexEndNote