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English definition of “arrival”


noun     /əˈraɪvəl/
ARRIVING [U] B1 an occasion when someone or something arrives somewhere : He first met Panos soon after his arrival in Greece. There was a car waiting for him on arrival.Arrivals and departures
BECOME AVAILABLE [U] the time when something new is discovered or created or becomes available : The town grew rapidly with the arrival of the railway .NewModern and fashionable
NEW PERSON/THING [C] a new thing or person that has arrived : Two teachers were there to greet the new arrivals.Arrivals and departures
(Definition of arrival noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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