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adown

[uh-doun] /əˈdaʊn/
adverb, preposition, Archaic.
1.
down.
Origin
1000
before 1000; Middle English adoun, Old English of dūne off the hill. See a-2, down2
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Examples for adown
  • We show that this portion of the loan is adown-and-out cash-or-nothing call option.
  • When the car comes to adown grade they jump on and ride.
  • She came upon it when a freight train was approaching on adown grade.
  • Electrical current can be imposed ins elected areas to protect the outside of adown hole casing.

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