Pronunciation: (doun'sīz"), [key]
—v., -sized, -siz•ing,
1. to design or manufacture a smaller version or type of: The automotive industry downsized its cars for improved fuel economy.
2. to reduce in number; cut back.
Also,down'sized".being of a smaller size or version: a downsize car.
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