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Y2Knoun [U]

uk   us   IT
abbreviation for the Year 2000: used to refer to the problems that were expected with ​computers when the ​datechanged from 1999 to 2000: Many ​industryexperts today believe the Y2K problem was exaggerated.
(Definition of Y2K from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 2000年…
in Chinese (Traditional) 2000年…
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