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start·upor start-up (stärt′ŭp′)
1. The act or process of setting into operation or motion.
2. A business or undertaking that has recently begun operation: grew from a tiny startup to a large corporation.
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|Noun||1.||startup - the act of setting in operation; "repeated shutdowns and startups are expensive"|
|2.||startup - the act of starting a new operation or practice; "he opposed the inauguration of fluoridation"; "the startup of the new factory was delayed by strikes"|
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