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Crunching

Slang; a situation in which the price of an investment rapidly drops below its support level.
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To a large extent, the bankers' views on a credit crunch appeared to be colored by the state of the industry in their area.
This will lead to an unbelievable crunch, which, in turn, will cause a reduced credit rating, which will then trigger a greater crunch.
One particular difficulty with the debate over the credit crunch is that the term is used to describe a variety of credit conditions.
Instead of wearing a paper hat and apron and mixing malted shakes at a drugstore counter, today's soda jerk is wearing a Jack in the Box[R] uniform and dispensing the chain's new Malted Crunch Shakes at a drive-thru window.
Crunch Pak, the sliced apple specialist, will support the Washington State Apple Blossom Festival by sponsoring the first official festival app starting with its release Jan.
Nature's Path Organic Foods, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, has added three new flavors to its Love Crunch granolas line.
Following the successful launch of the Belvita Breakfast Biscuit range in the UK last January, a new exciting twist is being added to the range--the new Belvita Breakfast Yogurt Crunch, providing another delicious solution for rushed mornings.
Promo Crunch set to launch new Pin Frenzy site, December 1st, 2011.
HARTZ MOUNTAIN HAS ADDED SAVORY FLAVORS DOG BISCUITS to its line of Crunch 'm Clean products.
WHAT'S all this fuss, the food's so dear, Petrol's gone up, that's all we hear, Stocks are falling, banks are crawling, Haulage firms no longer hauling, I think I know, I have a hunch, Maybe it's the credit crunch.
BUY-TO-LET lending fell for the first time in three years during the first half of 2008 as the market was hit by the credit crunch, figures showed.
IN an era of growing uncertainty heralded by the credit crunch, Business Link is helping small and growing companies meet the potential challenges ahead with a free Combating the Crunch information pack.