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budget crunch2


a situation in which the legislative and the executive branches in a presidential system are deadlocked and unable to pass a budget

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budget squeeze


A situation where there is not enough money for a project or plan: college boys in a budget crunch

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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