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Russian translation of “expectancy”

expectancy

noun [U]     /ɪkˈspektənsi/
when you think that something pleasant or exciting is going to happen
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An air of expectancy filled the room . → See also life expectancyExcitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
(Definition of expectancy noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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