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landslide

noun [C]  us   /ˈlændˌslɑɪd/

landslide noun [C] (FALLING EARTH)

earth science a mass of rock and earth falling unexpectedly down a steep slope

landslide noun [C] (ELECTION VICTORY)

the winning of an election with an extremely large number of votes: a landslide victory The senator won by a landslide last year.
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