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declaration

noun [C]  /ˌdek·ləˈreɪ·ʃən/ us  
an official, public, usually written statement: a customs declaration a declaration of principles the American Declaration of Independence
Translations of “declaration”
in Korean 선언…
in Arabic تَصْريح, إعلان…
in Portuguese declaração…
in Catalan declaració…
in Japanese 宣言…
in Italian dichiarazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公告, 宣言, 聲明…
in Russian декларация, объявление…
in Turkish beyan, ilan, duyuru…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公告, 宣言, 声明…
in Polish deklaracja, oświadczenie…
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