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decade

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈdek.eɪd/ /dekˈeɪd/
B2 a period of ten years, especially a period such as 2010 to 2019
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in Arabic عَقْد…
in Korean 10년…
in Malaysian dekad…
in French décennie…
in Turkish on yıl…
in Italian decennio, decade…
in Chinese (Traditional) 十年, 年代…
in Russian десятилетие…
in Polish dziesięciolecie…
in Vietnamese thập kỷ…
in Spanish década…
in Portuguese década…
in Thai ทศวรรษ…
in German das Jahrzehnt…
in Catalan dècada…
in Japanese 10年間…
in Indonesian dasawarsa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 十年, 年代…
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