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English definition of “stop-go”


adjective [before noun]     /ˌstɒpˈɡəʊ/ US  /ˌstɑːpˈɡoʊ/ UK
describes a situation in which there are periods of development and activity quickly followed by periods without activity, especially in a country's economy: The UK cannot afford another stop-go cycle of economic development.Rarely and infrequently
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