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recessionary

[ri-sesh-uh-ner-ee] /rɪˈsɛʃ əˌnɛr i/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or causing recession, especially economic recession:
recessionary market pressures.
Origin of recessionary
1955-1960
1955-60; recession1 + -ary
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recessionary

/rɪˈsɛʃənərɪ/
adjective
1.
of, caused by, or undergoing economic recession
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