# nLab symplectic reduction - table

Reductions of (pre-)symplectic manifolds:

symplectic geometryphysics
presymplectic manifoldcovariant phase space
$\downarrow$ gauge reduction$\downarrow$ quotient by gauge symmetry
symplectic manifoldreduced phase space
$\downarrow$ symplectic reduction$\downarrow$ quotient by global symmetry
symplectic manifoldreduced phase space

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