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slash-and-burn

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having or showing a lack of sympathy or tender feelings
  • under his slash-and-burn management ethic, even longtime employees were summarily downsized for the sake of corporate competitiveness

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The first known use of slash-and-burn was in 1939

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“Slash-and-burn.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slash-and-burn. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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