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economic recession
Subject Category
E Economics, Business and Industry
The contraction phase of the business cycle lasting for a few months to several years. A recession is generally viewed as an economic downturn that is less severe than a economic depression.
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economic contraction
economic downturn
Broader Term
economic outlook and situation
Related Term
economic depression
economic independence
gross domestic product
gross national product
recesión económica
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