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hit a plateau

Fig. to reach a higher level of activity, sales, production, output, etc., and then stop and remain unchanged for a time. When my sales hit a plateau, my boss gave me a pep talk. When production hit a plateau, the company built a new factory.
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Most recently of course e Giants have attracted the visitors in their tens of thousands to the plateau, the entrance to the Grade I listed St George's Hall.
He said that the tectonic and topographic evolution of the southeast margin has been the subject of considerable controversy, asserting that their study provides the first quantitative estimate of the past elevation of the eastern portions of the plateau.
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The Ayder plateau is located near Ecayeli, a small town of the city of Rize.
It is difficult to establish an accurate masking plateau in this patient population.
As a result, some find themselves experiencing a hierarchical plateau, a point at which the likelihood of hierarchical advancement is low (Ference, Stoner, & Warren, 1977).
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The plateau is much more than that, of course, covering an area roughly the size of New England approximately centered on the Four Corners.
I believe that the Tibetan Plateau had a late [Stone Age] human occupation, as the new data suggest," says archaeologist Mark Aldenderfer of the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Bridges cross the chasm linking the two halves of the plateau, and offering dramatic views of the cleft and its relationship to the Barrier.
To his surprise, the trade union leadership and the management negotiating committee decided, without any prompting from the Board, that they wanted to continue negotiations in the `idyllic' setting of Asia Plateau.
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