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English definition of “cutback”


noun [C, usually plural]     /ˈkʌtbæk/
a reduction that is made to save money : The company has announced cutbacks in production due to falling sales .big/drastic/severe, etc. cutbacks The closure of the construction company could mean big cutbacks among its suppliers .announce/propose/face, etc. cutbacks Many schools are facing cutbacks in funding this year . budget / staff / spending , etc. cutbacks
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