countdown

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From count +‎ down.

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  • (noun) IPA(key): /ˈkaʊntˌdaʊn/

Noun[edit]

countdown ‎(plural countdowns)

  1. A count backward in fixed units to the time of some event, especially the launch of a space vehicle.
  2. The acts of preparation carried out during this period.
  3. A radio or television program counting down the top songs of a given week, usually in reverse order ending with the No. 1.

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Verb[edit]

countdown

  1. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) (nonstandard) To count down.

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