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English definition of “forecast”

forecast

noun [C]     /ˈfɔː.kɑːst/ US  /ˈfɔːr.kæst/
B1 a statement of what is judged likely to happen in the future, especially in connection with a particular situation, or the expected weather conditions: economic forecasts The weather forecast said it was going to rain later today.Predicting things and intuitionWeather and climate - general words
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