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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “recession”

recession

noun [C or U]     /rɪˈseʃ.ən/
a period when the economy of a country is not successful and conditions for business are bad
(经济)衰退期
The country is sliding into the depths of (a) recession.
这个国家一步步滑入经济衰退的谷底。
Economics and the state of the economy
(Definition of recession noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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