minirecession

noun
mini·​recession | \ "+ \

Definition of minirecession

: a brief economic downturn of minor proportions

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First Known Use of minirecession

1967, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for minirecession

mini- + recession

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“Minirecession.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minirecession. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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