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See also: turn down
turndown (plural turndowns)
- A downturn.
2009, January 3, “Amy Zipkin”, in Drugstores, Too, Feel Recession Pain:
- In past recessions, drugstores were virtually immune from a turndown.
- (hotels) The service of turning down the bedcovers and often leaving chocolates etc. on the pillow.
turndown (not comparable)
- Capable of being turned down, or decreased in intensity.
- a turndown lamp
- Made to wear with the upper part turned down.
- a turndown collar