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relapse

verb [I]
 
 
/rɪˈlæps/
to get worse after a successful period or after increasing in value: A leading commodities analyst said it thought economic conditions in the US would relapse in the coming months. If interest rates are set too high, the country may well relapse into recession.
Translations of “relapse”
in Spanish tener una recaída…
in French faire une rechute…
in German zurückfallen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (病好轉後)復發, 故態復萌, 重新墮落…
in Chinese (Simplified) (病好转后)复发, 故态复萌, 重新堕落…
(Definition of relapse verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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