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1. shutdown

noun. ['ˈʃʌtˌdaʊn'] termination of operations.

Synonyms

  • conclusion
  • plant closing
  • bank closing
  • ending
  • closedown
  • closure
  • termination
  • closing

Antonyms

  • continuance
  • continuation
  • monetization
  • defeat

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Words that Rhyme with Shutdown

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Example sentences of the word shutdown


1. Noun, singular or mass
The engine heater is a Phillips 1,000-watt/115-volt, and an electronic shutdown system helps protect the engine.

2. Adjective
Hold down the printer's "On" button for several seconds, until it begins its shutdown process.

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