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snapback

[snap-bak] /ˈsnæpˌbæk/
noun
1.
a sudden rebound or recovery.
2.
Football. snap (def 34).
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase snap back
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  • The result could be a snapback leading to a onetime surge in economic growth.
  • Regrettably, there has been a snapback to its original and even worsened situation when it comes to human rights observance.
  • Also, snapback flame arrestors were replaced with lighter, cindered metal arrestors and the liquid traps were removed.
British Dictionary definitions for snapback

snapback

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