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hiccups

noun
variants: also hiccoughs
plural of hiccup

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a break in continuity
  • the business has grown steadily for 14 years, with only a few minor hiccups

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“Hiccups.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hiccups. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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