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meltdown


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A disastrous and uncontrolled fall in share prices. Black Monday has also been called Meltdown Monday, for example. The expression is, of course, derived from the disaster that results when the core of a nuclear reactor melts uncontrollably.

Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.


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