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soft landing

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Space
soft landingˌsoft ˈlanding noun [countable]  1 TTSa situation in which a spacecraft comes down onto the ground gently and without any damage opp crash landing2 if the economy of a country has a soft landing, it does not experience bad effects after an attempt to control increases in the cost of living Hopes for a soft landing have faded.
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