English version

snowball effect

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsnowball effectsnowball effectif something has a snowball effect, it starts a series of events or changes that all happen because of each other snowball
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snowball effectThat affects the mock-up, or test, of the windows, and it has a snowball effect on other trades.All this has a snowball effect on the day's turnover and on the individual dealers' commissions.A snowball effect is the desired goal.
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