cutback

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noun cut·back \ˈkət-ˌbak\

Definition of cutback

  1. 1 :  something cut back

  2. 2 :  reduction a cutback in funding

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First Known Use of cutback

1897


CUTBACK Defined for English Language Learners

cutback

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Definition of cutback for English Language Learners

  • : the act of reducing the number or amount of something

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