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the status quonoun [S]

uk   /ˌsteɪ.təsˈkwəʊ/  us   /-t̬əsˈkwoʊ/
the ​presentsituation: Certain ​people always ​want to maintain the ​status quo.
(Definition of the status quo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the status quo”
in Chinese (Simplified) 现状…
in Turkish yürürlükteki/süregelen durum, statüko…
in Russian статус-кво…
in Chinese (Traditional) 現狀…
in Polish status quo, (istniejący) stan rzeczy…
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