Sim·pli·fy v. t. [imp. & p. p. Simplified p. pr. & vb. n. Simplifying ] To make simple; to make less complex; to make clear by giving the explanation for; to show an easier or shorter process for doing or making.
The collection of duties is drawn to a point, and so far simplified. --A. Hamilton.
It is important, in scientific pursuits, to be caitious in simplifying our deductions. --W. Nicholson.
adj 1: made easy or uncomplicated
2: reduced in complexity; "a useful if somewhat simplified
v : make simpler or easier or reduce in complxity or extent; "We
had to simplify the instructions"; "this move will
simplify our lives" [ant: complicate]