Definisi 'shakedown'

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adjective
1 intended to test a new system under operating conditions and to familiarize the operators with the system Terjemahkan
Example:
a shakedown cruise
source: wordnet30

noun
2 initial adjustments to improve the functioning or the efficiency and to bring to a more satisfactory state Terjemahkan
Example:
the new industry's economic shakedown
source: wordnet30

3 a very thorough search of a person or a place Terjemahkan
Example:
a shakedown by the police uncovered the drugs
source: wordnet30

4 extortion of money (as by blackmail) Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

5 A temporary substitute for a bed, as one made on the floor or on chairs; -- perhaps originally from the shaking down of straw for this purpose. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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