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advent

noun [U]  /ˈæd·vent/ us  
the beginning of an event, the invention of something, or the arrival of a person: Transportation was transformed by the advent of the internal combustion engine. For Christians, Advent is the period of four weeks before Christmas.
Translations of “advent”
in Spanish advenimiento, llegada…
in French avènement…
in German das Kommen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (事件、發明或人物的)出現,來臨,到來…
in Chinese (Simplified) (事件、发明或人物的)出现,来临,到来…
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