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"credit squeeze" in British English

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credit squeezenoun [C]

uk   us   (also credit crunch) informal
→  credit crunch
(Definition of credit squeeze from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"credit squeeze" in Business English

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credit squeezenoun [C]

uk   us   ECONOMICS, FINANCE
→  credit crunch : Bank ​depositsfell by as much as 19%, ​creating a ​creditsqueeze that strangled ​consumerspending.
(Definition of credit squeeze from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “credit squeeze”
in Chinese (Simplified) 信贷紧缩时期…
in Chinese (Traditional) 信貸緊縮時期…
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