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slowdown

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noun slow·down \ˈslō-ˌdau̇n\

Simple Definition of slowdown

  • : a decrease in the speed at which something is moving or happening

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of slowdown

  1. :  a slowing down <a business slowdown>

Examples of slowdown in a sentence

  1. The business had a slowdown after the holidays.

  2. <disease experts are encouraged by the recent slowdown in the spread of the virus>



1897

First Known Use of slowdown

1897

Rhymes with slowdown


Law Dictionary

slowdown

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noun slow·down \ˈslō-ˌdau̇n\

Legal Definition of slowdown

  1. :  a slowing down of business operations by employees





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