count down definition

  • noun:
    • alternate spelling of countdown.
    • alternate spelling of countdown.
  • verb:
    • To announce the passage of time to a precisely timed anticipated event.
    • To await a precisely timed anticipated event.
    • count backwards; before detonating a-bomb, as an example
    • To announce the passing of time to a precisely timed anticipated event.
    • To await a precisely timed expected event.
    • matter backwards; before detonating a bomb, including
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