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blackout

noun [C]  /ˈblæk·ɑʊt/ us  

blackout noun [C] (NO ELECTRICITY)

a period of time when electric power has failed, causing a loss of lights: A blackout ended the game early.

blackout noun [C] (NOT CONSCIOUS)

a short period of time when you are not conscious: He suffers from Parkinson’s disease and has occasionally experienced blackouts.
Translations of “blackout”
in Chinese (Traditional) 暫時失去知覺,昏厥…
in Russian потерять сознание…
in Turkish aniden bayılmak, kendinden geçmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暂时失去知觉,昏厥…
in Polish stracić przytomność…
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