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hiatus

noun [C usually singular] uk   /haɪˈeɪ.təs/ us    /-t̬əs/ formal
a short pause in which nothing happens or is said, or a space where something is missing: The company expects to resume production of the vehicle again after a two-month hiatus.
Translations of “hiatus”
in Chinese (Traditional) 間斷, 間隙…
in Russian пауза…
in Turkish sessizlik, boşluk, ara…
in Chinese (Simplified) 间断, 间隙…
in Polish przerwa…
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