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Definition of cost-cutting noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

cost-cutting

 noun
noun
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; NAmE
 
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the reduction of the amount of money spent on something, especially because of financial difficulty Deliveries of mail could be delayed because of cost-cutting. a cost-cutting exercise/measure/programme
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cost-cutting