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English definition of “torrent”

torrent

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈtɒrənt/
a large number or amount of something: a torrent of sth We got a torrent of e-mails complaining about the advertisement. a torrent of criticism/abuse
(Definition of torrent from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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