anti–growth

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adjective an·ti–growth \ˌan-tē-ˈgrōth, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti–growth

  1. :  opposed to, inhibiting, or resistant to growth; especially :  opposed to economic development anti-growth measures … voters this September tossed out a coalition of anti-growth members who have long blocked roadbuilding on ideological grounds. — Gregg Easterbrook

1887

First Known Use of anti–growth

1887


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