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awarenessnoun [U]

uk   /əˈweə.nəs/  us   /-ˈwer-/
C1 knowledge that something exists, or understanding of a situation or subject at the present time based on information or experience: Public awareness of the problem will make politicians take it seriously. Environmental awareness has increased dramatically over the past decade.
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in Korean 인식…
in Arabic وَعي…
in Portuguese consciência, conscientização…
in Catalan consciència…
in Japanese 認識, 自覚…
in Italian consapevolezza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 意識…
in Russian осведомленность, информированность…
in Turkish farkındalık, bilinçlenme, bilinç…
in Chinese (Simplified) 意识…
in Polish świadomość…
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