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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A downward course; a decline: "a growing concern among . . . board leaders about whether the economy could be headed for a downslide” ( Andrée Brooks).

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  • n. A slide downward; a worsening.

Etymologies

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From down- +‎ slide.

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