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advent

noun
 
 
/ˈædvent/
the advent of sth the start or arrival of something new: the advent of the InternetBeginnings and starts
Advent the religious period before Christmas (= a Christian holiday) in the Christian yearReligious festivalsCelebrations, parties and special occasions
Translations of “advent”
in Spanish advenimiento, llegada…
in French avènement…
in German das Kommen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (事件、發明或人物的)出現,來臨,到來…
in Chinese (Simplified) (事件、发明或人物的)出现,来临,到来…
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