Kitch·​in | \ ˈkichə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of Kitchin

: a business cycle formed by a recession of about three and a half years during a prosperity phase the Kitchins can be best observed, for all countries, on the chart of rates of changes— J. A. Schumpeter

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History and Etymology for Kitchin

after Joseph A. Kitchin, born 1910 American political scientist

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“Kitchin.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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