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upheaval

noun [C/U]  /ˌʌpˈhi·vəl/ us  
(a) great change, causing or involving difficulty or trouble: [U] The long garbage strike in 1970 caused much political upheaval.
Translations of “upheaval”
in Spanish trastorno…
in French bouleversement…
in German die Umwälzung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 激變, 動盪, 劇變…
in Russian переворот…
in Turkish anî ve büyük değişiklik, kargaşa, karışıklık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 激变, 动荡, 剧变…
in Polish niepokoje, wstrząs…
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