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English definition of “upturn”

upturn

noun [C]     /ˈʌp.tɜːn/ US  /-tɝːn/
( especially in economics ) an improvement or a change to a higher level or value : a sharp upturn in the economy → Opposite downturnBecoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancingValue and price increasesEconomics and the state of the economy
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