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downside

noun uk   us   /ˈdaʊn.saɪd/
C1 a disadvantage of a situation: The downside of living here, of course, is that it is expensive. Unemployment, inflation, and greater inequality are often the downside of a market economy.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 不利的一面,不利因素…
in Russian отрицательная сторона…
in Turkish sakınca, mahsur, dezavantaj…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不利的一面,不利因素…
in Polish minus, wada…
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