pushback

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noun push·back \ˈpu̇sh-ˌbak\

Definition of pushback

  1. 1 :  the action of forcing an object backward

  2. 2 :  resistance or opposition in response to a policy or regulation especially by those affected

1942

First Known Use of pushback

1942


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