contracyclical

adjective
con·​tra·​cyclical | \ ¦kän‧trə+ \

Definition of contracyclical

: being or acting in opposition to an economic cycle contracyclical fiscal policies

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History and Etymology for contracyclical

contra- + cyclical

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“Contracyclical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contracyclical. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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