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dot-bomb

Syllabification: dot-bomb

Entry from US English dictionary

(also dot.bomb)

Definition of dot-bomb in English:

noun

informal
An unsuccessful dot-com company: many promising Internet start-ups ended up as dot-bombs

Origin

on the pattern of dot-com.

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