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incidence

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   /ˈɪn.sɪ.dəns/ formal
an event, or the rate at which something happens: There have been quite a few incidences of bullying in the school this year. an increased incidence of cancer near nuclear power stations
Translations of “incidence”
in Chinese (Traditional) 事件, (事件的)發生率…
in Russian уровень, частота…
in Turkish oran, nispet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 事件, (事件的)发生率…
in Polish częstotliwość lub częstość (występowania)…
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