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debate

noun [C/U]  /dɪˈbeɪt/ us  
English a discussion, esp. one in which several people with different opinions about something discuss them seriously, or the process of discussing something: [U] Education is always a topic of interest and public debate.
debate
verb [I/T]  /dɪˈbeɪt/ us  
[I] Congress debated for several hours without reaching a vote.
Translations of “debate”
in Korean 토론…
in Arabic نِقاش, جَدَل, مُناظَرة…
in French débat…
in Turkish tartışma, müzakere…
in Italian dibattito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 談論,討論, 爭論,辯論…
in Russian дискуссия, спор…
in Polish dyskusja, debata…
in Spanish debate…
in Portuguese debate, discussão…
in German die Debatte…
in Catalan debat…
in Japanese 議論…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谈论,讨论, 争论,辩论…
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