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decadenoun [C]

uk   /ˈdek.eɪd/ /dekˈeɪd/ us   /ˈdek.eɪd/ /dekˈeɪd/
B2 a period of ten years, especially a period such as 2010 to 2019

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(Definition of decade from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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decadenoun [C]

us   /ˈdek·eɪd, deˈkeɪd/
a period of ten years: The economy is growing at its fastest rate this decade.
Decades means a long time: They’re enjoying new popularity after decades of neglect.
(Definition of decade from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “decade”
in Korean 10년…
in Arabic عَقْد…
in Malaysian dekad…
in French décennie…
in Russian десятилетие…
in Chinese (Traditional) 十年, 年代…
in Italian decennio, decade…
in Turkish on yıl…
in Polish dziesięciolecie…
in Spanish década…
in Vietnamese thập kỷ…
in Portuguese década…
in Thai ทศวรรษ…
in German das Jahrzehnt…
in Catalan dècada…
in Japanese 10年間…
in Chinese (Simplified) 十年, 年代…
in Indonesian dasawarsa…
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