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the domino effect

noun [singular]
 
 
the situation in which one event causes a series of related events, one following another: The collapse of a bank could have a drastic domino effect on other financial institutions.
Translations of “the domino effect”
in Chinese (Traditional) 骨牌效應…
in Chinese (Simplified) 多米诺效应…
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