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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Characterized by or being a derived often beneficial effect especially at a lower level (as in a hierarchy).

Usage examples (36)
  • "It's trickle-down effect," he says in conclusion.
  • In fact, it's already having a trickle-down effect.
  • That's the conservative cultural trickle-down argument.
  • STARKS: And the trickle-down effect is hitting your wallet. for more
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