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noun [countable] economics     downturn pronunciation in British English
/ˈdaʊnˌtɜː(r)n/
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singulardownturn
pluraldownturns
  1. a reduction in economic or business activity

    a severe economic downturn

    downturn in:

    There has been a sharp downturn in demand in recent months.

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be reversed; be as if it had never happened

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