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trickle-down

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˌtrɪk.l̩ˈdaʊn/
describes a situation in which something that starts in the high parts of a system spreads to the whole of the system
滴入式的,涓滴式的
The supposed trickle-down effect of lower taxes for the rich has not yet resulted in greater prosperity for society as a whole.
预想中给富人减税的涓滴效应还没有给整个社会带来更多的繁荣。
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in Chinese (Traditional) 滴入式的,涓滴式的…
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