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record

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˈrekɔːd/ US   /ˈrekərd/
at a higher level than ever achieved before: Inflation has reached record levels. The tax will hit a record number of taxpayers next year.
→  See also record high , record low
Translations of “record”
in Spanish grabar, registrar, consignar…
in French enregistrer…
in German aufnehmen, verzeichnen, abgeben…
in Chinese (Traditional) 創紀錄的, 空前的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 创纪录的, 空前的…
(Definition of record adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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