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  • v. Present participle of downsize.
  • n. An act in which a company downsizes or is downsized
  • n. miniaturization
  • n. Reducing engine's capacity at same power or increasing engine's power without increasing capacity

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the reduction of expeditures and personnel in order to become financial stable; -- of businesses.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the reduction of expenditures in order to become financially stable

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