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bunce

(bʌns)
n
a windfall or boom
vb (tr)
to charge (someone) too much money
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bunce - a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money); "the demand for testing has created a boom for those unregulated laboratories where boxes of specimen jars are processed like an assembly line"
happening, natural event, occurrence, occurrent - an event that happens
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Pete Bunce, GAMA president, said factors affecting the numbers include "plummeting energy sector revenue, economic uncertainty, and currency fluctuations in key GA markets." He noted that pending legislation is expected to help boost GA manufacturing.