postrecession

adjective
post·re·ces·sion | \ˌpōst-ri-ˈse-shən \

Definition of postrecession 

: occurring or existing in the period following a recession the postrecession job market the nation's postrecession economy

First Known Use of postrecession

1938, in the meaning defined above

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