slowdown

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noun slow·down \ˈslō-ˌdau̇n\

Definition of slowdown

  1. :  a slowing down <a business slowdown>

Examples of slowdown in a sentence

  1. The business had a slowdown after the holidays.

  2. <disease experts are encouraged by the recent slowdown in the spread of the virus>

1897

First Known Use of slowdown

1897


SLOWDOWN Defined for English Language Learners

slowdown

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noun slow·down \ˈslō-ˌdau̇n\

Definition of slowdown for English Language Learners

  • : a decrease in the speed at which something is moving or happening


Law Dictionary

slowdown

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noun slow·down \ˈslō-ˌdau̇n\

Legal Definition of slowdown

  1. :  a slowing down of business operations by employees



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