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spin controlnoun [U]

 /ˈspɪn kənˌtroʊl/
an ​effort to control the ​damage done by a ​badsituation: Various spokespersons ​attempted a ​desperateexercise in spin control to ​deny that Reagan ​ever made such a ​promise.
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