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domino effect

noun

: a situation in which one event causes a series of similar events to happen one after another

Full Definition of DOMINO EFFECT

:  a cumulative effect produced when one event initiates a succession of similar events — compare ripple effect

First Known Use of DOMINO EFFECT

1966

Rhymes with DOMINO EFFECT

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