Definition of selldown in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsɛldaʊn/


Australian /NZ
The widespread selling of shares, resulting in falling prices.
Example sentences
  • If you believe the selldown in technology shares is due exclusively to the pricking of the dotcom bubble, think again.
  • The spectre of higher mainland interest rates was the key reason for the selldown, said Merrill Lynch strategist Spencer White in a report.

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