scale-down

noun
\ ˈskāl-ˌdau̇n How to pronounce scale-down (audio) \

Definition of scale-down

: a reduction according to a fixed ratio a scale-down of debts

First Known Use of scale-down

1931, in the meaning defined above

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“Scale-down.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scale-down. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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