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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A reduction in quantity or rate.

Usage examples (39)
  • But if the cutback is severe, many firms may fail.
  • The cutback is part of a larger push by the police to cut costs for parade control.
  • Post Master General says the cutback is a matter of survival.
  • Back in 1980, in his gadfly days, Quinn led the push for the so-called cutback amendment. for more
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