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downtrend

[ doun-trend ]
/ ˈdaʊnˌtrɛnd /
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noun
a downward or decreasing tendency, movement, or shift: a downtrend in gasoline consumption; a downtrend in stock prices.
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Origin of downtrend

First recorded in 1925–30; down1 + trend
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