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snapback

[snap-bak] /ˈsnæpˌbæk/
noun
1.
a sudden rebound or recovery.
2.
Football. snap (def 34).
Origin of snapback
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase snap back
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  • Following the tension there was a snapback; a feeling of languor and disappointment possessed us.

    The Escape of Mr. Trimm Irvin S. Cobb
British Dictionary definitions for snapback

snapback

/ˈsnæpˌbæk/
noun
1.
a sudden rebound or change in direction
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