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  Definition of Recession
  1. the act of becoming more distant
  2. the act of ceding back
  3. the withdrawal of the clergy and choir from the chancel to the vestry at the end of a church service
  4. a small concavity
  5. the state of the economy declines; a widespread decline in the GDP and employment and trade lasting from six months to a year
Similar Words: receding, ceding back, recessional, recess, niche, corner

 

Hyponyms: pharyngeal recess

 

Derivational Morphology: recede, withdraw, retreat, pull away, draw back, pull back, retire, move back, fall back, lose, drop off, fall behind, corner, recess

 

Anagrams: recission

 

 
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