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downtime

noun

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  1. a period of often involuntary inactivity or idleness <a knee operation that could result in months of downtime for the ski racer> Synonyms layoff, time-out, winter Related Words break, breath, breather, interruption, lull, pause, recess; abeyance, doldrums, dormancy, latency, quiescence, suspense, suspension




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